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Yemeni authorities 'ignored pleas' to save prisoner from ...
13 February 2013

Authorities in Yemen “played deaf” to last-ditch calls to save a prisoner who was executed on Wednesday, Amnesty International has said.

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Yemen: Further information: Yemeni man granted stay of ...
13 February 2013

Muhammad Abdul Wahhab Faysal al-Qassem's execution has been suspended, pending further investigations into his case and age.

Urgent Action       MDE 31/004/2013

Yemen: Execution of Yemeni man feared imminent: Ahmed ...
11 February 2013

A Yemeni man, Ahmed Saleh Abdullah al-Ma'ouri, could be executed on 13 February 2013, according to sources in the country. He has exhausted all ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/003/2013

Yemen military must not 'punish' injured protesters | Amnesty ...
6 February 2013

Military forces in the Yemeni capital Sana'a must not use unlawful force against dozens of injured protesters.

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Yemen: Further information: Yemeni man to be executed on ...
4 February 2013

Muhammad Abdul Wahhab Faysal al-Qassem has been told by the General Prosecutor's office that he will be executed this coming Sunday. His age ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/002/2013

Yemen: Scores of children on prison hunger strike after minor ...
30 January 2013

Despair and hopelessness pervade in a Yemeni prison where scores of children are on hunger strike to protest at their conditions and about a fellow ...

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Yemeni man at risk of imminent execution: Muhammad Abdul ...
30 January 2013

Muhammad Abdul Wahhab Faysal al-Qassem is at imminent risk of execution after the President of Yemen ratified his death sentence. His age at the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/001/2013

Yemen: Conflict in Yemen: Abyan's darkest hour
4 December 2012

For around 10 months leading up to mid-2012, Abyan governorate in southern Yemen was racked by armed conflict between government forces and ...

Report       MDE 31/010/2012

Yemen: Abyan conflict a human rights 'catastrophe' | Amnesty ...
4 December 2012

A new Amnesty International report says abuses committed by an al-Qa'ida affiliate and Yemeni government forces must be independently investigated ...

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Yemen: Student political activist beaten, shot at: Abdul Raouf ...
29 November 2012

Student political activist Abdul Raouf Hassan Zain al-Saqqaf was severely beaten on 23 November and shot at two days later, in the southern city of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/015/2012