Middle East And North Africa

Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Statement on human rights defenders to the African ...
4 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International raised concerns about the safety and ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/005/2014

Iraq must ensure fair trial for MP facing terrorism charges
2 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 02 May 2014. Index: MDE 14/004/2014. Iraq must ensure fair trial ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/004/2014

Egypt: Court agrees to 683 death sentences
1 May 2014

In a second mass trial in five weeks, an Egyptian court has agreed to sentence a further 683 people to death, again following a grossly unfair trial. Those ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/024/2014

Egypt: Further information: Court sentences 37 to death, 491 ...
30 April 2014

An Egyptian court sentenced 37 people to death and 491 others to life in prison on 28 April. This followed a grossly unfair trial which breached both international ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/023/2014

Saudi Arabia: Human rights activist detained incommunicado ...
29 April 2014

Saudi Arabian human rights activist Abdulrahman al-Hamid has been detained incommunicado since his arrest on 17 April. He may be a prisoner of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/010/2014

Egypt: Journalist jailed after reporting on protest: Abdallah ...
28 April 2014

Journalist Abdallah Elshamy has been detained without charge or trial for over eight months in Egypt. He began a hunger strike on 21 January and his ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/022/2014

Libya: Trial of former Libyan officials including Saif al-Islam al ...
26 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. 26 April 2014 (as corrected 28 April 2014). AI Index: MDE19/003/2014. ...

Questions And Answers       MDE 19/003/2014

Saudi Arabia: Human rights lawyer arrested during trial ...
25 April 2014

Human rights lawyer Waleed Abu al-Khair was arrested on 15 April after appearing at the fifth court hearing of his trial before the Specialized Criminal ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/009/2014

Bahrain: Threat of forcible exile and statelessness
25 April 2014

A number of Bahraini citizens, who had their nationality revoked in 2012, are now at risk of being forced to leave Bahrain. One of them was expelled ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/014/2014

Iran: Further information: Jail sentence for Iranian student ...
25 April 2014

Maryam Shafi' Pour, a prisoner of conscience, has been sentenced to seven years in prison on charges apparently related to her peaceful activism. She ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/022/2014