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The announcement by Kuwait that tens of thousands of stateless people in the country known as the Bidun might be able to obtain “economic citizenship ...
Prisoner of conscience Sulaiman al-Jassem was released on 22 October, and had his conviction overturned by the Misdemeanours Appeal Court.
Urgent Action MDE 17/009/2014
Kuwaiti lawyer and human rights activist Sulaiman al-Jassem was arrested on 20 October after being sentenced to one month's imprisonment on charges ...
Urgent Action MDE 17/008/2014
Long-term Kuwait resident and Egyptian national, Leyla al-Darmalalli, is at risk of deportation from Kuwait to Egypt. She was detained on 2 September ...
Urgent Action MDE 17/007/2014
Kuwaiti Bidun activists 'Abdulhakim al-Fadhli and 'Abdullah 'Atallah were released on 6 and 14 August, respectively.
Urgent Action MDE 17/006/2014
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. 24 July 2014. AI Index: MDE 17/004/2014 (Public). Kuwait: Halt the deplorable ...
Public Statement MDE 17/004/2014
Kuwaiti Bidun activists 'Abdulhakim al-Fadhli and 'Abdullah 'Atallah were arrested again on 7 July after demonstrations in Kuwait. They may be prisoners ...
Urgent Action MDE 17/005/2014
Another of the seven men from Kuwait's Bidun (“stateless”) community arrested in February was released on 31 March. The two still detained will be ...
Urgent Action MDE 17/003/2014
Four of the seven men from Kuwait's Bidun (“stateless”) community arrested in February were released on bail on 10 March. The three others are still ...
Urgent Action MDE 17/002/2014