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Nigeria: World Bank panel turns its back on forcibly evicted ...
18 July 2014

The decision by a World Bank inspection panel to refuse to investigate a complaint about forced evictions linked to a World Bank project in Lagos shows ...

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Amnesty International | Massive leap backwards as Singapore ...
18 July 2014

Singapore has taken a reprehensible U-turn by executing the first two prisoners since 2011, Amnesty International and the Anti-Death Penalty Asia Network ...

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Myanmar: Activists facing jail for peaceful protest
18 July 2014

Eight Chin human rights defenders in Myanmar are facing imprisonment for peacefully protesting against impunity for sexual violence in Chin State. If ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/015/2014

Russian Federation: Detainee attempts suicide demanding ...
18 July 2014

Chechen detainee Timur Tangiyev attempted suicide on 15 July to demand justice and complain at ill-treatment. The European Court of Human Rights ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/044/2014

United Arab Emirates: Egyptian national detained, risks torture ...
18 July 2014

An Egyptian national, Ahmad Mas'ad al-Ma'dawi, was arrested at Abu Dhabi's International Airport as he was leaving the United Arab Emirates (UAE ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/014/2014

UK hearing on mass government surveillance wraps up after ' ...
18 July 2014

Today's closure of a week-long hearing into allegations that the UK government has been illegally intercepting millions of communications, including ...

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Ukraine: Tragic loss of life must be impartially investigated ...
18 July 2014

The death of nearly 300 people on board a Malaysian Airlines civilian passenger jet, which came down yesterday in an area of intense conflict in ...

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Amnesty International | Israel/Gaza: Prevent further war crimes ...
18 July 2014

Israel's ground assault on the Gaza Strip, which began last night after 10 days of attacks by Israeli forces and Palestinian armed groups, accentuates ...

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Syria: Activists not released despite amnesty
18 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. 18 July 2014. AI Index: MDE 24/028/2014 . Syria: Activists not released despite amnesty ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/028/2014

Azerbaijan: Police harass activist working for peace: Leyla ...
18 July 2014

Azerbaijani human rights defender Leyla Yunus is being harassed by police. She and her husband are under surveillance and being subjected to regular ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/007/2014