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2006 Elections to the Human Rights Council: Background ...
30 April 2006

In order to assist Member States in assessing the contribution and commitment of candidates to the promotion and protection of human rights, this document ...

Report       IOR 41/006/2006

The secretive and illegal US programme of 'rendition' ...
5 April 2006

Salah 'Ali Qaru finally emerged free from detention around midnight on 27 March. In nearly three years, the 27-year-old Yemeni was tortured in Jordan ...

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Iraq: Fear for safety / fear of extrajudicial killing: 88 Palestinian ...
26 March 2006

Eighty-eight Palestinian refugees, including 42 children, have been stranded near the Iraqi/Jordanian border since 19 March. They have fled the Iraqi ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/014/2006

Jordan: Stop executions and investigate all allegations of ...
14 March 2006

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: MDE 16/003/2006 (Public). News Service No: 062. 14 March 2006. ...

Press Release       MDE 16/003/2006

UK government's 'war on terror' policies put people at risk of ...
22 February 2006

UK residents Jamil al-Banna, a Jordanian national, and Bisher al-Rawi, an Iraqi national, were arrested in Gambia in 2002, transferred to a US base ...

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Death Penalty News: January 2006
1 January 2006

1.) Iran executes eight juvenile offenders in 2005; 2.) USA: More than 1000 executions since 1977; 3.) International events; 4.) Liberia abolishes the death ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/2006

Jordan: Attacks by armed groups show utter disregard for ...
10 November 2005

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. News Flash. AI Index: MDE 16/007/2005 (Public). News Service No: 302. 10 November 2005. ...

Press Release       MDE 16/007/2005

United States of America / Yemen: Secret Detention in CIA " ...
8 November 2005

This report documents the cases of three Yemeni nationals who had "disappeared" in 2003 and who had been kept in isolation in a series of secret ...

Report       AMR 51/177/2005

United Kingdom: Deportation of terror suspects
19 October 2005

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Media Briefing. AI Index: EUR 45/046/2005 (Public). News Service No: 283. 20 October 2005. ...

Press Release       EUR 45/046/2005

Jordan: Why the US impunity agreement is illegal
3 August 2005

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: MDE 16/006/2005 (Public). News Service No: 210. 4 August 2005. ...

Press Release       MDE 16/006/2005