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Syria: Two women arrested in Syria
21 February 2014

Student Ranim Khalil Ma'touq and human rights lawyer Jihan Amin were arrested by members of the Syrian security forces on 17 February. Their current ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/009/2014

Egypt: 1,200 families forcibly evicted in Cairo
21 February 2014

The Cairo Governorate forcibly evicted at least 1200 families on 18 February and demolished their homes. The families were reportedly given no warning ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/010/2014

Iran: Student jailed after refusal to spy: Hamid Babaei
21 February 2014

Iranian graduate student Hamid Babaei, serving a six-year sentence for “acting against national security by communicating with hostile governments ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/011/2014

Bahrain: Further Information: Ahmed al-Arab now needs ...
20 February 2014

Ahmed Mohammad Saleh al-Arab now requires urgent medical attention for injuries he says he sustained during torture at the National Security Agency ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/009/2014

Egypt: Deadly bombing in Egypt's South Sinai condemned
17 February 2014

Amnesty International. Public Statement. Deadly bombing in Egypt's South Sinai condemned. 17 February 2014. Index: MDE 12/009/2014. ...

Public Statement       MDE 12/009/2014

Syria: Peaceful activists must be released
16 February 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 16 February 2014. AI Index: MDE 24/007/2014. Syria: Peaceful activists must be released. ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/007/2014

Middle East: Amnesty International's written statement to the ...
14 February 2014

Amnesty International wishes to raise the issue of justice, truth and reparations for violations of international humanitarian law, including war crimes, ...

Document       MDE 02/001/2014

Iran: The Human Rights Situation in the Islamic Republic of ...
14 February 2014

Amnesty International submits this statement to the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council on the third anniversary of the house arrests of two ...

Document       MDE 13/010/2014

Further information: Iran: Two Ahwazi Arab men executed ...
14 February 2014

Teachers Hadi Rashedi and Hashem Sha'bani Amouri, both members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority, were executed in secret at the end of January. ...

Document       MDE 13/008/2014

UAE: Further information: Men convicted after unfair mass trial ...
14 February 2014

Twenty Egyptian and 10 United Arab Emirates (UAE) nationals, including at least three prisoners of conscience, have been convicted in a second mass ...

Document       MDE 25/007/2014