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UAE: Further information: Qatari doctor harassed in UAE ...
10 January 2014

Qatari medical doctor Mahmoud al-Jaidah, who is facing an unfair trial in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been ill-treated in prison. He is repeatedly ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/002/2014

Wire, January/February 2014. Vol. 44, issue 001
7 January 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Armed with pens, keyboards and a passion for human rights 3) My body my rights 4) Morocco: Remembering Amina 5) El ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2014

UAE: Five men at imminent risk of execution
3 January 2014

Five migrant workers who are on death row in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are facing execution by firing squad on 12 January. At least one of the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/2014

UAE: Son of detained man abducted outside court
23 December 2013

Qatari national Abdulrahman al-Jaidah was beaten and abducted by unidentified men on 23 December outside the Federal Supreme Court of the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/013/2013

UAE: New trial marred by human rights violations
23 December 2013

Twenty Egyptian and 10 UAE nationals, including at least three prisoners of conscience, face long prison sentences in a new mass trial whose latest ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/012/2013

UAE: Political activist detained, health at risk: Obaid Yousef al ...
19 December 2013

United Arab Emirates (UAE) national Obaid Yousef al-Zaabi has been detained after giving an interview to CNN on 11 December. He had been arrested ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/011/2013

UAE must end 'shameful' harassment of prisoners' families ...
17 December 2013

Relatives of 69 jailed government critics tell Amnesty International they have been bullied, threatened and stigmatized by the authorities.

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Amnesty International | UAE must end 'shameful' harassment ...
16 December 2013

The UAE authorities must stop their cruel campaign of harassment against the families of prisoners convicted on vague “national security” charges, ...

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United Arab Emirates: Qatari doctor tortured and detained 248 ...
1 November 2013

Qatari medical doctor, Mahmood al-Jaidah, was arrested by plain clothes United Arab Emirates (UAE) security officials while in transit at Dubai International ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/010/2013

United Arab Emirates: Jailed government critics on hunger ...
3 September 2013

Eighteen government critics, imprisoned after an unfair trial, are on hunger strike in protest at their treatment in a UAE prison. At least three are in critical ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/009/2013