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A further six activists were sentenced by a court in the Omani capital, Muscat, on 9 September on charges related to the peaceful exercise of their rights ...
Urgent Action MDE 20/004/2012
A string of recent court rulings in the Omani capital Muscat are crushing free speech in Oman.
Twenty activists in Oman have been sentenced in August to prison on charges related solely to the peaceful exercise of their rights to freedom of expression ...
Urgent Action MDE 20/003/2012
The conviction of a dozen more Omani activists on protest-related charges is a further sign of the growing intolerance of dissent in the country, Amnesty ...
The conviction of a dozen more Omani activists on protest-related charges is a further sign of the growing intolerance of dissent in the country.
At least seven activists have been sentenced to imprisonment and over 20 charged with offences related merely to peacefully exercising their rights to ...
Urgent Action MDE 20/002/2012
More than 20 Omani activists face prison terms after being charged with offences linked to the exercise of their freedom of expression and assembly.
The Omani authorities must drop the charges against a number of activists facing prison sentences merely for peacefully exercising their right to freedom ...
More than 21 people remain in detention following a series of arrests of activists, writers, lawyers, and bloggers that began on 31 May. They may be prisoners ...
Urgent Action MDE 20/001/2012
A string of arrests of activists in the Oman constitutes an attack on freedom of expression and assembly.