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Egypt: Further information: Al Jazeera workers jailed for ...
24 June 2014

Al Jazeera English staff Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste and Baher Mohamed were jailed by an Egyptian court on 23 June on charges of broadcasting ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/036/2014

Egypt: Further information: Court sentences 183 to death, jails ...
24 June 2014

An Egyptian court sentenced 183 people to death on 21 June, after a grossly unfair trial. Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie was among those ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/038/2014

South Sudan, Egypt and Sri Lanka require the Council's ...
23 June 2014

Thousands of civilians have died and over a million have been displaced in the past six months of conflict in South Sudan. Amnesty International has ...

Document       IOR 41/017/2014

Hundreds of Indian construction workers possibly stranded in ...
21 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. NEWSFLASH. 21 June 2014. Index: ASA 20/021/2014. Hundreds of Indian construction workers ...

PressItem       ASA 20/021/2014

Syria: Further information: Syrian women released
20 June 2014

Syrian student Ranim Khalil Ma'touq was released on 11 June 2014 under the presidential amnesty of 9 June. Human rights lawyer Jihan Amin had ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/025/2014

Iran: Further information: Four men on death row go on hunger ...
20 June 2014

Four Sunni men from Iran's Kurdish minority have again been on hunger strike since 13 June in fear of their imminent execution. They have reportedly ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/038/2014

Open letter on the Occasion of negotiations concerning the ...
20 June 2014

In this joint letter, human rights groups urge representatives of the European Union to prioritize human rights in the context of the European Union-Algeria ...

Open Letter       MDE 28/007/2014

Yemen: Lack of investigation into human rights violations ...
20 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 31/008/2014. 19 June 2014. Lack of investigation into ...

Public Statement       MDE 31/008/2014

Iran: Juvenile offender nearing execution
19 June 2014

Juvenile offender Razieh Ebrahimi has been sentenced to death for the murder of her husband in 2010 when she was 17 years old. Her death sentence ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/037/2014

Syria: Further information: Yara Faris released
19 June 2014

Yara Faris was released on 13 June under the presidential amnesty of 9 June 2014.

Urgent Action       MDE 24/024/2014