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Worldwide appeals October 1997
31 August 1997

1. Egypt: Prisoner of conscience 'Ala' Hamed, writer (61); 2. Bosnia-Herzegovina: Police fail to protect returnees, between 1 and 3 August 1997 Bosnian ...

Report       NWS 22/005/1997

Death Penalty News September 1997
31 August 1997

1. Poland abolishes the death penalty; 2. Malawi: Commutations; 3. Japan: Secret executions; 4. Burundi: First executions in 16 years; 5. Caribbean ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/004/1997

Nigeria: Further information on fear of imminent execution ...
28 August 1997

Eugene Odey, Odey Liku (21) and two others (names unknown) aged 25 and 26; new names: Chidiebere Onuoha (17), Vincent Obidiozor Duru, Macdonald ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/018/1997

Nigeria: Health concern / legal concern: At least 19 Ogoni ...
18 August 1997

Samuel B Asigha, Michael Doghala, Adam Kaa, Sampson Ntignee, John Banatu, Godwin B Gbodor, Benjamin Kabari, Nwinbari Abere Papah, Kagbara ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/017/1997

Nigeria: Fear of imminent execution / legal concern
5 August 1997

Eugene Odey, Odey Liku (21) and two others (names unknown) aged 25 and 26: Four people have been sentenced to death by a special court in Obubran ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/016/1997

Nigeria: Health concern
23 July 1997

Ben Charles Obi, George Mbah, journalists: There is concern for the above two prisoners of conscience, following reports that their health has seriously ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/015/1997

Nigeria: Medical letter writing action: Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti ...
16 July 1997

Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti a human rights activist, was arrested in 1995 and is currently serving a 15-year-sentence following a secret trial by a military tribunal ...

Report       AFR 44/014/1997

Nigeria: Further information on fear of ill-treatment / possible ...
1 July 1997

Sabina Solayide Iluyomade, aged 54, primary school proprietor and teacher, Folake Folasade Iluyomade, aged 31, her daughter: These two women ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/013/1997

53rd UN Commission on Human Rights (1997): Statements ...
30 June 1997

Amnesty International delivered three oral statements to the 53rd session of the UN Commission on Human Rights and issued five press releases, a ...

Report       IOR 41/008/1997

Africa: In search of safety: the forcibly displaced and human ...
19 June 1997

One third of the world's refugees and more than half the internally displaced are in Africa. Widespread disregard for human rights has caused their forcible ...

Report       AFR 01/005/1997