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Iran: Further information: Five Ahwazi Arab Iranians to be ...
19 July 2012

Five members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority have been sentenced to death and may be at risk of imminent execution. They were reportedly tortured. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/049/2012

Syria: Further information: Enforced disappearance of Syrian ...
19 July 2012

Syrian activist Mohamed Bachir Arab has been held in conditions amounting to enforced disappearance since his arrest on 2 November 2011. According ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/066/2012

United Arab Emirates: Human rights defenders among 13 ...
18 July 2012

Two prominent human rights defenders and at least 11 political activists have been detained in a wave of arrests in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/006/2012

Iran: Imprisoned journalist on “dry” hunger strike: Mohammad ...
17 July 2012

Journalist Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand started a “dry” hunger strike, refusing water in addition to food, on the evening of 14 July in Tehran's Evin Prison ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/047/2012

Iran: Human rights organizations: Iranian authorities must ...
17 July 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND IRANIAN LEAGUE FOR THE DEFENCE OF HUMAN ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/048/2012

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Health fears ...
16 July 2012

Palestinian prisoner Akram Rikhawi's life is in grave danger. He has been on hunger strike since 12 April 2012 and is being held in an Israeli prison ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/040/2012

Kuwait: Respect freedom of expression and assembly for ...
13 July 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 17/003/2012. 13 July 2012. Kuwait: Respect freedom ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/003/2012

Egypt: Three activists held by the Egyptian army
13 July 2012

Three political activists have been detained by the Egyptian army. The three men, all civilians, are possible prisoners of conscience and at risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/024/2012

Syria: Further information: Five rights defenders remain ...
13 July 2012

Five staff of an NGO, the Syrian Centre for Media and Freedom of Expression, including its director, Mazen Darwish, are still detained in conditions amounting ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/065/2012

Israel/OPT: Further information: Hunger strikers in grave ...
12 July 2012

Hassan Safadi and Samer al-Barq have been on hunger strike since 21 June and 22 May respectively, in protest at their detention without charge. They ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/038/2012