Middle East And North Africa

Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Bahrain: further information: Ahmed al-Arab sentenced to life ...
29 September 2014

Ahmed Mohammad Saleh al-Arab has been sentenced to life imprisonment. After an unfair trial he was convicted of attempted murder and possession ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/032/2014

Syria: Activist facing unfair trial: Gebrail Moushe Kourie
26 September 2014

Peaceful political activist Gebrail Moushe Kourie is to be tried by the Anti-Terrorism Court, which does not abide by international fair trial standards. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/040/2014

Iran: Hunger striking dervishes critically ill
25 September 2014

Nine jailed members of Iran's Gonabadi dervish religious minority began a hunger strike on 31 August, in protest at the authorities' harassment and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/051/2014

Syria: Scientist facing unfair trial, risks torture
24 September 2014

Syrian physicist Faten Rajab Fawaz, a prisoner of conscience, is awaiting trial before a Military Field Court, whose proceedings are grossly unfair. She ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/042/2014

Bahrain: activist on trial for "insulting" Islamic figure: Nader ...
24 September 2014

Bahraini activist Nader Abdulemam is being tried for “insulting” a figure of worship. Amnesty International believes he is being targeted for exercising ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/031/2014

Iran: Joint Open letter to President
24 September 2014

In this letter human rights and civil society groups that seek the protection and promotion of human rights in Iran urge the government of the Islamic Republic ...

Open Letter       MDE 13/050/2014

Tunisia: 10 steps for human rights: Amnesty International's ...
24 September 2014

As Tunisia prepares for legislative and presidential elections, Amnesty International is calling on candidates to fulfil the hopes of Tunisians and deliver ...

Document       MDE 30/004/2014

UAE: Protect detained Libyan men from torture
23 September 2014

At least ten Libyan men, some with dual nationality, were detained in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) between 13 August and 3 September. The authorities ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/019/2014

Bahrain's UPR Interim Report shows more work needs to be ...
23 September 2014

Amnesty International welcomes the Bahraini government's publication of its Interim Report on the implementation of the recommendations made during ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/030/2014

Syria: Voices in crisis: A monthly insight into the human rights ...
22 September 2014

1 SEPTEMBER 2014. SYRIA: VOICES IN CRISIS. “EVERY FAMILY SUFFERED IN SYRIA – NOW HERE” AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ...

Newsletter       MDE 24/041/2014