Middle East And North Africa

Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Saudi Arabia: further information: executed, body not returned ...
26 November 2014

Ali Agirdas, a Turkish man convicted of drug-trafficking after an unfair trial, was executed on 20 November in Saudi Arabia's capital, Riyadh. His family ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/034/2014

Morocco/Western Sahara: Lift restrictions on associations
26 November 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 29/010/2014. 26 November 2014. Morocco/Western Sahara ...

Public Statement       MDE 29/010/2014

Iraq must commute the death sentence of former MP
26 November 2014

Amnesty International has today urged the Iraqi authorities to commute the death sentence imposed against former member of the Council of ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/019/2014

Iran: Death sentence for "insulting the prophet"
26 November 2014

An Iranian man has been sentenced to death for “insulting the Prophet of Islam”. Soheil Arabi has now had his sentence upheld by Iran's Supreme Court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/064/2014

Iraq: Iraqi former MP sentenced to death
26 November 2014

A former member of Iraq's Council of Representatives (Parliament) has been sentenced to death after a trial marred with irregularities. He has a month ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/020/2014

Algeria: Comprehensive reforms needed to end sexual and ...
25 November 2014

In February 2014 the Algerian authorities published a decree to provide financial compensation for women victims of sexual violence by armed groups ...

Report       MDE 28/010/2014

Bahrain: further information: Ahmad Mshaima' rearrested
25 November 2014

Ahmad Mshaima was rearrested on 13 November. He has not had access to his lawyer since his arrest. He may have been detained for exercising his ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/046/2014

Algeria: A comprehensive approach is needed to end sexual ...
25 November 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 28/011/2014. 26 November 2014. Algeria: A comprehensive ...

Public Statement       MDE 28/011/2014

Syria: Voices in crisis: A monthly insight into the human rights ...
24 November 2014

1 NOVEMBER 2014 MDE 24/050/2014. SYRIA: VOICES IN CRISIS. “REACHING FOR LIFE ON THE BOAT OF DEATH” AHMED ...

Newsletter       MDE 24/050/2014

Bahrain: Authorities must ensure justice for death in custody ...
24 November 2014

Amnesty International today called on the Bahraini authorities to ensure that justice is done after security officers were referred to court to stand trial tomorrow ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/047/2014