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Former presidential secretary Abed Hamoud's hanging takes the total number of executions in Iraq in the first half of 2012 to at least 70.
Four men who were previously being held incommunicado in Iraq now have access to their lawyers and relatives. 'Amer Ahmad Kassar, Mu'ad Muhammad 'Abed, Nabhan ' ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/007/2012
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
A group of detainees held in Iraq, who were accused in a television programme of terrorism-related offences, have reported that they have been tortured. They say ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/006/2012
Four men arrested over the past few weeks are being held incommunicado. At the end of April a local TV channel broadcast a programme which accused the men of involvement ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/005/2012
One of the two women working for the Iraqi Vice-President's Office who were arrested on 1 January has been released. The other woman's whereabouts are still unknown ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/004/2012
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY AI index: IOR 65/001/2012. Date: 28 March 2012. Arab League summit in Iraq Amnesty International ...
PressItem IOR 65/001/2012
The government of Iraq should immediately investigate and bring to justice those responsible for a targeted campaign of intimidation and violence against Iraqi ...
Two women working for Iraq's vice-president have been arrested and are being held incommunicado.