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Investigation into Kuwait death in custody welcomed ...
14 January 2011

Mohammad Ghazzai al-Mutairi, who had been arrested apparently for possessing alcohol, is alleged to have died as a result of police torture.

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Kuwait urged to investigate police raid on MP's gathering
10 December 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. 10 December 2010. AI Index: MDE 17/007/2010. Kuwait urged to investigate ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/007/2010

Kuwait urged to release blogger who criticized Prime Minister ...
26 November 2010

Journalist and lawyer Muhammad 'Abd al-Qader al-Jasem was sentenced to one year in prison this week after he was convicted of criminal defamation ...

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KUWAIT | Amnesty International
30 September 2010

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The Wire, August/September 2010. Vol. 40, issue 004
1 August 2010

1) Indigenous rights in Brazil: Pushed into poverty 2) LiveWire: Kuwait: The case of Muhammad 'Abd al-Qader al-Jasem; Haiti's displaced people feel ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2010

Kuwait: Further information: Kuwaiti journalist released on bail ...
5 July 2010

Kuwaiti journalist and blogger Muhammad 'Abd al-Qader al-Jasem, held since 11 May 2010, was released following a court appearance on 28 June ...

Urgent Action       MDE 17/006/2010

Kuwait: Kuwait journalist in detention: Muhammad 'Abd al ...
25 June 2010

Kuwaiti journalist and blogger Muhammad 'Abd al-Qader al-Jasem appeared before the Criminal Court in Kuwait on 21 June. The court refused to release ...

Urgent Action       MDE 17/005/2010

Kuwait: Release journalist Muhammad 'Abd al-Qader al ...
4 June 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 4 June 2010. AI Index: MDE 17/004/2010. Kuwait: Release journalist ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/004/2010

Kuwait urged to release blogger who criticised Prime Minister ...
14 May 2010

Amnesty International has called on the Kuwaiti government to release a blogger and journalist who has gone on hunger strike in protest at his detention ...

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Kuwait: Activists in Kuwait detained and deported
13 April 2010

Around 33 Egyptian supporters of Mohamed ElBaradei, a possible contender in next year's Egyptian presidential elections, were arrested in Kuwait on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 17/003/2010