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UAE: Man tortured and jailed after defending imprisoned ...
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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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

United Arab Emirates: Harassed and jailed for long-term ...
1 October 2014

MOHAMMED AL-ROKEN UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Lawyer and professor Dr Mohammed al-Roken was jailed for 10 years after a huge ...

Poster       MDE 25/017/2014

United Arab Emirates: Harassed and jailed for long-term ...
1 October 2014

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

Document       MDE 25/016/2014

UAE: Protect detained Libyan men from torture
23 September 2014

At least ten Libyan men, some with dual nationality, were detained in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) between 13 August and 3 September. The authorities ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/019/2014