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Saudi Arabia: Two women arrested for driving
11 December 2014

Two Saudi Arabian women have been arrested for driving. Loujain al-Hathloul and Mayssa al-Amoudi, both supporters of the campaign for women's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/037/2014

Egypt: Syrian-Palestinian refugees risk deportation
11 December 2014

Two Syrian-Palestinian refugees are at imminent risk of being deported to either Gaza or Syria. They are also about to be transferred to a guarded room ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/069/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Activist sentenced to more time ...
11 December 2014

Zainab Al-Khawaja was sentenced on 9 December to one year and four months' imprisonment for “insulting a public servant” and “destroying government ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/049/2014

Egypt: further information: Court to revew Khaled al-Qazzaz's ...
11 December 2014

A court is due to review the detention of Khaled al-Qazzaz on 17 December. The former presidential aide has yet to receive the surgery he needs for ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/068/2014

Israel/Occupied Palestinian Territories: Response to the Israeli ...
10 December 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 15/036/2014. 10 December 2014. Israel/Occupied Palestinian Territories: ...

Public Statement       MDE 15/036/2014

Following Palestine's approval as non state party to the Rome ...
10 December 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 21/004/2014. 10 December 2014. Following Palestine's ...

Public Statement       MDE 21/004/2014

Egypt: further information: Al Jazeera journalists to appeal
10 December 2014

Jailed Al Jazeera media workers Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste and Baher Mohamed's appeal before Egypt's highest court is scheduled for 1 January ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/067/2014

Open letter to the Director of the Human Rights Department at ...
9 December 2014

Ref: TG MDE 25/2014/022 AI Index: MDE 25/024/2014. Open letter to the Director of the Human Rights Department at the. ...

Open Letter       MDE 25/024/2014

Iran: Iranian-American detained for journalism
9 December 2014

Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian has spent six months in solitary confinement in Tehran's Evin Prison. He has had no access to a lawyer, but ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/065/2014

Syria: No word on four abducted activists
9 December 2014

1. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. Syria: No word on four abducted activists A year on, no information on Douma Four. The ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/051/2014