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United Arab Emirates (UAE) / Libya: Incommunicado detention ...
30 July 2001

The fate and whereabouts of three Libyan nationals remain unknown since their arrest by the UAE authorities. Amnesty International is concerned that ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/003/2001

United Arab Emirates: Further information on Fear of torture ...
16 March 2001

British national Gary Dixon is reportedly facing extradition from Dubai to Saudi Arabia, in connection with car-bombings that took place in Riyadh and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/002/2001

United Arab Emirates: Fear of torture/death penalty, Gary ...
1 March 2001

British national Gary Dixon is reportedly facing extradition from Dubai to Saudi Arabia, in connection with car-bombings that took place in Riyadh and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/2001

UAE: Flogging
15 November 2000

Pifatool Karima, Sri Lankan national, and 4 unnamed Emirati men and women have been sentenced to flogging by a Shari'a (Islamic) court in the Emirate ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/005/2000

United Arabe Emirates (UAE): Flogging
5 September 2000

Fatima Mohammad Ra'uf (f), Sri Lankan national and Mohammad Koya, Indian national have been sentenced to flogging and imprisonment by a Shari ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/004/2000

United Arab Emirates:Further information on death penalty by ...
24 April 2000

An appeal court in the Emirate of Fujairah has commuted the death sentence against Kartini bint Karim to one year's imprisonment, with an order that ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/003/2000

United Arab Emirates: Death Penalty by stoning: Karteen ...
16 March 2000

On 13 March 2000 appeal proceedings reportedly began on behalf of Kartini bint Karim (please note correction to name). The Indonesian authorities ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/002/2000

United Arab Emirates: Death Penalty by stoning: Karteen ...
29 February 2000

A Shari'a (Islamic) court in the Emirate of Fujairah has reportedly ordered Karteen Karikender, a pregnant woman, to be stoned to death after she was ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/2000

Death Penalty News December 1999
1 December 1999

1. No action at UN General Assembly; 2. Death penalty abolished in East Timor; 3. India: Appeal rejected in Ganghi assassination case; 4. Turkey: Ocalan ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/005/1999

UAE: Further information on death penalty: Gamini Perera
8 November 1999

Gamini Perera was executed on the morning of 8 November 1999 by firing squad. He had been sentenced to death in October 1998 in connection with ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/005/1999