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Torture in Iraq: 'I did not recognize him because of the torture' ...
28 June 2013

The mother of Palestinian born in Iraq currently on death row talks about how his son was tortured into confessing to a crime he says, he didn't commit ...

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Iraq: Iraqi Kurd held incommunicado
27 June 2013

A 26-year-old Iraqi Kurd, Hazem Saber Ibrahim Qader, has been held incommunicado in Iraq's Kurdistan region since 17 June, and is believed to ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/012/2013

Iraq government urged to investigate deadly attack on Camp ...
17 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 14/010/2013. Date: 17/06/2013. IRAQ GOVERNMENT ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/010/2013

Iraq: Man faces execution after unfair trial in Iraq: Osama ...
11 June 2013

Amnesty International has received information about Osama Jamal 'Abdallah Mahdi, a 32-year-old oil technician who was sentenced to death in December ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/009/2013

Iraq: Further information: 'Confessions' retracted, but execution ...
7 June 2013

Eleven men sentenced to death in Iraq in 2010, convicted of involvement in causing bomb explosions, are now known to have had their application for ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/008/2013

Wire, May/June 2013. Vol 43, issue 003
1 May 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: The pure power of testimony: 3) 'There are no human rights in Sri Lanka' 4) The painful truth [torture] 5) Five ways to repress ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2013

Iraq: Concerns about the suspension of TV channels' licences
30 April 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 30 April 2013. AI Index: MDE 14/007/2013. Iraq: Concerns about the ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/007/2013

Turkey: National authorities and the international community ...
25 April 2013

The ongoing internal armed conflict in Syria is fuelling a mass outflow of people seeking safety abroad, with more than 1.3 million refugees from Syria ...

Report       EUR 44/009/2013

Iraq: Rein in security forces following the killings of dozens at ...
25 April 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 25 April 2013. AI Index: MDE 14/006/2013. Iraq: Rein in security forces ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/006/2013

United Kingdom: Briefing to the UN Committee Against Torture
24 April 2013

This briefing summarizes Amnesty International's current concerns about the UK's failure to comply with some of its obligations under the UN Convention ...

Report       EUR 45/002/2013