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UA 389/93 - Jamaica: death threats / fear for safety / fear of ...
4 November 1993

The above named prisoners, held at St Catherine's District Prison, Spanish Town, have been receiving death threats from prison personnel. Recent events ...

Urgent Action       AMR 38/003/1993

Amnesty International News Service 146/93
4 November 1993

1. United Nations: Progress stalled on High Commissioner for Human Rights; 2. Haiti: Eye-witness account of extrajudicial execution (Antoine Izmery ...

Report       NWS 11/146/1993

Amnesty International News Service 144/93
2 November 1993

1. Jamaica: Decision in case of two Jamaican prisoners should save prisoners' lives across the Caribbean.

Report       NWS 11/144/1993

Amnesty International News Service 86/93
26 July 1993

1. USA: Executions ever increasing. 2. Jamaica: Hearing of death row inmates finishes but decision pending. 3. Central African Republic: Letter from ...

Report       NWS 11/086/1993

Weekly update service 71/93
24 June 1993

1. Jamaica: Amnesty International sends observer to London hearing of Jamaica death sentence cases. 2. Round-table conference in Oslo: Aims to strengthen ...

Report       NWS 11/071/1993

Weekly Update Service 13/93
23 February 1993

1. Jamaica: Constitutional motion delays resumption of hangings.

Report       NWS 11/013/1993

Death penalty news February 1993
1 February 1993

1. Guinea-Bissau totally abolishes the death penalty. 2. Launch of International League for Abolition of the Death Penalty. 3. Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/1993

Weekly Update Service 05/93
22 January 1993

1. Venezuela: Amnesty International delegation visits Venezuela.

Report       NWS 11/005/1993

Jamaica: Moves to resume hangings: Amnesty International's ...
14 January 1993

The Jamaican authorities have announced that hangings will resume in February, following a review of the cases of more than 130 prisoners sentenced ...

Report       AMR 38/001/1993

Death Penalty News June 1992
31 May 1992

1. Resumption of executions in Pakistan. 2. Algeria: Islamists condemned to death. 3. Outcry over executions in the USA. 4. European Parliament condemns ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/003/1992