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Saudi Arabia: Women's rights activist detained: Souad al ...
6 November 2014

Women's rights activist Souad al-Shammari was detained on 28 October following her first interrogation session. Amnesty International believes she ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/029/2014

Iran: Protection of human rights must go beyond fine words
6 November 2014

The Iranian authorities' decision to withhold their position on all the recommendations made during the country's second Universal Periodic Review ( ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/061/2014

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Families under ...
5 November 2014

Among the targets of Israeli air strikes during Operation Protective Edge in July and August 2014 were inhabited multistorey family homes. In this report ...

Report       MDE 15/032/2014

Egypt review will test United Nations Human Rights Council ...
4 November 2014

Robust action is needed by Member States at the United Nations Human Rights Council to stop a major crackdown on Egyptian NGOs, challenge impunity ...

Public Statement       MDE 12/060/2014

Bahrain: Further Information: Defender released on bail ...
3 November 2014

Nabeel Rajab has been released on bail and his court session was adjourned until 20 January 2015. He has been banned from travelling.

Urgent Action       MDE 11/043/2014

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

Egypt: Ten refugees including child risk deportation
31 October 2014

Five Palestinian refugees from Syria, with a 14-year-old child among them, and five Syrian refugees, are at risk of being forcibly returned to Syria. Egyptian ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/059/2014

Saudi Arabia: Cleric sentenced to death after flawed trial ...
31 October 2014

Prominent Saudi Arabian Shi'a Muslim cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr has been sentenced to death on vague charges and after a deeply flawed trial. His ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/028/2014

Libya: Rule of the gun: Abductions, torture and other abuses in ...
30 October 2014

Since the start of the conflict in western Libya in July 2014 between the Libya Dawn coalition of militias and their rivals, militias and armed groups on ...

Report       MDE 19/009/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Harassment of Bahrainis ...
30 October 2014

Ten Bahrainis, whose nationality was arbitrarily revoked in 2012, are at risk of harassment and intimidation while awaiting the appeal against a court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/042/2014