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Iraq: Death sentences after coerced 'confessions'
12 December 2012

Four Iraqi men were sentenced to death on 3 December following the broadcast of their coerced “confessions”, taken while they were held incommunicado ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/017/2012

Iraq: Three brothers at risk of torture in Iraq
10 December 2012

Three brothers arrested in the early hours of 5 December are at risk of torture at the Directorate of Counter-Crime in Ramadi, central Iraq. Torture and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/016/2012

Amnesty International | Iraq: Deadly wave of bombings ahead ...
14 November 2012

A series of bomb attacks across Iraq on Wednesday have reportedly killed at least 14 people on the eve of the Islamic New Year.

Press Release      

Iraq: Spiralling executions signal urgent need to end use of ...
5 October 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 5 October 2012. AI Index: MDE 14/015/2012. Iraq: Spiralling executions ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/015/2012

Iraq: Palestinian born in Iraq at risk of execution: Ahmad 'Amr ' ...
5 October 2012

At the end of August, Ahmad 'Amr 'Abd al-Qadir Muhammad, a Palestinian man born in Iraq, was transferred to al-Kadhimiya Prison in Baghdad, a prison ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/014/2012

Syria: Neighbouring countries must ensure that refugees ...
14 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: MDE 24/077/2012. 14 September 2012. Neighbouring countries ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/077/2012

Amnesty International | Iraq: Investigate 'horrific' wave of ...
11 September 2012

The Iraqi authorities must urgently launch a thorough, impartial investigation into a wave of bomb attacks and shootings across Iraq on Sunday which ...

Press Release      

Iraq: Six men at risk of execution in Iraq
7 September 2012

At least six men, including one Saudi Arabian national, are at risk of execution in Iraq. Five of them have had their sentenced sent for ratification by the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/013/2012

Iraq: Five Libyans risk imminent execution in Iraq
31 August 2012

Five Libyan nationals are believed to be at risk of imminent execution in Iraq. Their sentences have been upheld and three of them could have been ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/012/2012

Iraq must halt executions
30 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 30 August 2012. Index: MDE 14/011/2012. Iraq must halt executions. ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/011/2012