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Bahrain: Activist arrested in court: Zainab Al-Khawaja
15 October 2014

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was arrested on 14 October 2014 after she tore up a picture of the King in court where she was appearing on two ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/039/2014

Hong Kong: Police officers must face justice for attack on ...
15 October 2014

Hong Kong police officers involved in the beating and kicking of a detained pro-democracy protester on Wednesday must face justice.

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Azerbaijan: Investigative reporter faces harassment: Khadija ...
15 October 2014

Khadija Ismayilova – an outspoken investigative journalist in Azerbaijan – fears arrest after being harassed by the authorities and prevented from leaving ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/019/2014

Amnesty International | Saudi Arabia: Appalling death ...
15 October 2014

A death sentence passed today against a dissident Shi'a Muslim cleric in Saudi Arabia for “disobeying the ruler”, “inciting sectarian strife” and “encouraging ...

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Amnesty International | South Sudan: Abusive Security Bill ...
15 October 2014

(Nairobi, October 15, 2015) – President Salva Kiir should veto a bill giving South Sudan's National Security Service (NSS) sweeping powers, a group ...

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Saudi Arabia: Appalling death sentence against Shi'a cleric ...
15 October 2014

A death sentence passed today against a dissident Shi'a Muslim cleric in Saudi Arabia for “disobeying the ruler”, “inciting sectarian strife” and “encouraging ...

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Syria: Parents and six children must be released
14 October 2014

A Syrian couple, Rania Alabbasi and her husband Abdulrahman Yasin, and their six children, now aged three to 15, have been subjected to enforced ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/045/2014

Amnesty International | Iraq: Evidence of war crimes by ...
14 October 2014

Shi'a militias, supported and armed by the government of Iraq, have abducted and killed scores of Sunni civilians in recent months and enjoy total impunity ...

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South Sudan: Comments on the 8 October 2014 Draft National ...
14 October 2014

Amnesty International, Community Empowerment for Progress Organization (CEPO), The Enough Project, Human Rights Watch, South Sudan Action ...

Document       AFR 65/013/2014

Thailand: Alleged torture victim denied redress
14 October 2014

The Royal Thai Government should comply with its international human rights obligations to provide remedies and reparation to victims of torture or other ...

Public Statement       ASA 39/015/2014