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Amnesty International sends three-person mission to Kuwait
14 May 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 14 May 2012. AI Index: MDE 17/002/2012. Amnesty In ternational sends ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/002/2012

Kuwait: Blasphemy death penalty law would violate ...
11 May 2012

A MNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 11 May 2012. AI Index: MDE 17/001/2012. KUWAIT: Blasphemy death ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/001/2012

Kuwait urged to charge or release activists arrested in Bidun ...
3 May 2012

Thirteen activists and a journalist arrested by Kuwait's security forces during an apparently peaceful protest by members of the stateless Bidun minority ...

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Amnesty International | Kuwait's Parliament must halt plans to ...
17 April 2012

A proposed legal amendment that would make blasphemy a crime punishable by death in Kuwait would be a massive step backwards by the country's ...

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Kuwait's Parliament must halt plans to introduce death penalty ...
17 April 2012

Legislators in Kuwait are due to vote on draft legislation that would make blasphemy a crime punishable by death.

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Global day of action - supporting the people of the Middle East ...
10 February 2012

A global day of action will be held in nearly 20 countries on 11 February in solidarity with protesters in the Middle East and North Africa.

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Middle East and North Africa: Year of rebellion: The state of ...
9 January 2012

2011 was a year without precedent for the peoples of the Middle East and North Africa region. It was a year in which millions of people of all ages and ...

Report       MDE 01/001/2012

Amnesty International | Middle East and North Africa: Protest ...
9 January 2012

Repression and state violence is likely to continue to plague the Middle East and North Africa in 2012 unless governments in the region and international ...

Press Release      

Kuwait: Online activist sentenced for tweeting - Nasser Abul ...
28 September 2011

Online activist, Nasser Abul, was sentenced to three months' imprisonment for writing derogatory remarks about Sunni Muslims on his Twitter account ...

Urgent Action       MDE 17/004/2011

Kuwait: Release blogger Nasser Abul, held for 100 days
16 September 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 17/003/2011. 16 September 2011. Kuwait: Release blogger ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/003/2011