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Dr Mohammed al-Roken - It takes an extraordinary person ... ...
12 December 2014

Lawyer Mohammed al-Roken was jailed for 10 years in July 2013, following a huge crackdown on political and human rights activists in the United Arab ...

Story      

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

UAE: Further information: Twitter activist Osama al-Najjar ...
2 December 2014

Osama al-Najjar was sentenced on 25 November to three years' imprisonment, on charges stemming from his Twitter activities defending his father. He ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/023/2014

Amnesty International | UAE: Man tortured and jailed after ...
25 November 2014

The UAE authorities have again shown their intolerance for dissent by handing down a three-year prison sentence and hefty fine today to a 25-year-old ...

Press Release      

Amnesty International | UAE: Ruthless crackdown on dissent ...
18 November 2014

Scores of activists in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have been harassed, arrested and in some cases tortured in custody according to a new report ...

Press Release      

UAE: Ruthless crackdown on dissent exposes 'ugly reality' ...
18 November 2014

Scores of activists in the UAE have been harassed, arrested and in some cases tortured in custody according to a new report by Amnesty International ...

Story      

United Arab Emirates: “There is no freedom here”: Silencing ...
18 November 2014

In March 2011, a group of 133 women and men put their names to a petition calling for democratic reform, including the right to vote. The petition sparked ...

Report       MDE 25/018/2014

Wire, November/December 2014. Vol. 44, issue 006
1 November 2014

1) Agenda 2) Up front: 'I would like to thank everyone so much' 3) Write for Rights: 'Together we have such power' 4) An easy guide to Write for Rights ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2014

UAE: Enforced Disappearance of Qatari nationals
10 October 2014

Officials from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) detained two Qatari men on 27 June at the al-Ghuwaifat border post on the UAE's western border with ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/022/2014

UAE: Further information: Twitter activist's unfair trial continues
8 October 2014

Osama al-Najjar is due to appear before the Federal Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi, for his second hearing on 14 October on charges stemming from ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/020/2014