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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Qatar's human rights record marred by discrimination against ...
19 September 2014

Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcome on Qatar.

Public Statement       MDE 22/009/2014

Iraq: Amnesty International calls on new Iraqi Prime Minister to ...
19 September 2014

Amnesty International today sent a letter to the new Iraqi Prime Minister, Dr Haider Al-Abadi, urging him to do his utmost to ensure human rights are ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/014/2014

Iran: Kurdish juvenile offender facing execution: Saman ...
18 September 2014

Iranian juvenile offender Saman Naseem has been convicted of taking part in armed activities against the state and killing a member of the Revolutionary ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/049/2014

Egypt: Further information: 25 activists on trial, three released ...
17 September 2014

On 15 September a Cairo criminal court released on bail three activists who have been jailed since June 2014. They are standing retrial alongside 22 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/050/2014

Egypt: Further information: Trial adjourned as activists remain ...
17 September 2014

Human rights defender Yara Sallam, well-known activist Sanaa Ahmed Seif and 21 others standing trial for breaching Egypt's repressive protest law, ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/051/2014

Syria/Iraq: Amnesty International condemns the summary ...
15 September 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 15 September 2014. AI Index: MDE 24/039/2014 . Syria/Iraq: Amnesty ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/039/2014

Bahrain: Further Information: Sentence against women ...
12 September 2014

The five-year sentence handed down to two women protesters for attempting to enter the Formula 1 circuit during a protest at the 2013 Bahrain Grand ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/028/2014

Bahrain: Trials on revocation of nationality must stop
10 September 2014

Amnesty International is seriously concerned about ongoing trial proceedings against a group of people whose nationality was arbitrarily revoked in ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/027/2014

Iran: Jailed for women's right to watch sports: Ghoncheh ...
10 September 2014

Ghoncheh Ghavami, a 25-year-old Iranian-British national, has been held in Tehran's Evin Prison since 30 June, largely in solitary confinement without ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/048/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Maryam Al-Khawaja's detention ...
9 September 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja's detention order has been extended until 16 September. She is a prisoner of conscience, held in connection with her human rights ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/026/2014