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Sweden: Forcible return/torture: Terhas Mlash Abraha (f)
31 October 2008

The Swedish authorities are preparing to forcibly return asylum-seeker Terhas Mlash Abraha to Eritrea, where she would be at risk of arbitrary detention ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/006/2008

Europe: Victims of rendition and secret detention still seeking ...
24 June 2008

This report provides detailed information on six cases of rendition and secret detention – involving 13 individuals – which demonstrate both the pattern ...

Report       EUR 01/012/2008

Sweden/Eritrea: Further Information on Deportation / Torture ...
22 April 2008

As had been feared, Jamil Burhan was deported from Sweden to Eritrea on 15 April 2008, despite protests from Amnesty International, the Office of the ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/004/2008

Sweden: Further Information on Deportation / Torture: Jamil ...
11 April 2008

The Swedish authorities are once again preparing to deport asylum-seeker Jamil Burhan to Eritrea, where he would be at risk of being detained and ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/003/2008

Sweden: Deportation / Torture: Jamil Mohammad Burhan (m)
21 February 2008

The Swedish authorities are preparing to deport asylum-seeker Jamil Burhan to Eritrea, where he would be at real risk of being detained and tortured ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/001/2008

India: Indian helicopters for Myanmar: making a mockery of ...
16 July 2007

EU non-governmental organisations are concerned at reports from credible sources that the Government of India may transfer military helicopters to ...

Report       ASA 20/014/2007

Europe and Central Asia: Summary of Amnesty International's ...
1 April 2007

This bulletin contains information about Amnesty International's main concerns in Europe and Central Asia between July and December 2006. Not every ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/001/2007

Sweden: The case of Mohammed El Zari and Ahmed Agiza ...
27 November 2006

The UN Human Rights Committee have confirmed that the Swedish authorities were responsible for violations of the human rights of Mohammed El Zari ...

Report       EUR 42/001/2006

Europe: Partners in crime: Europe's role in US renditions
13 June 2006

Europe's governments have repeatedly denied their complicity in the US programme of renditions - an unlawful practice in which numerous men have ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/008/2006

World Cup statistics (WEB TEXT)
8 June 2006

With the football World Cup starting this week, we have a different set of statistics: violence against women is being played out in battlefields, bedrooms ...

Report       ACT 77/010/2006