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Yemen: Further information: Executions postponed
6 July 2011

Five men under sentence of death in Yemen were not executed on 6 July as feared. However, they could still be executed at any time as they have ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/011/2011

Yemen: Further information: Five men close to execution
5 July 2011

Five men under sentence of death in Yemen could be executed as early as 6 July, according to sources in the country. They have exhausted all their ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/010/2011

Yemen: Further information: Execution of five men imminent
23 June 2011

Five men under sentence of death in Yemen could be executed in the next few days, according to sources in the country. They have exhausted all their ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/009/2011

Amnesty International Report 2011: State of human rights in ...
13 May 2011

People first called for fundamental change in Tunisia at the end of 2010, the year covered by Amnesty International's latest annual worldwide survey ...

Report       POL 10/012/2011

Yemen: Moment of truth for Yemen
6 April 2011

The human rights situation in Yemen has deteriorated rapidly since early 2011. Protests across the country calling for President Ali Abdullah Saleh to ...

Report       MDE 31/007/2011

Yemeni protesters killed in violent attacks | Amnesty ...
14 March 2011

Amnesty International urges the Yemeni authorities to punish security forces responsible for the killings of at least eight anti-government demonstrators ...

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Security forces in Yemen block access to hospital | Amnesty ...
26 February 2011

Residents prevented from taking the injured for treament after security forces fired on anti-government protesters and bystanders last week killing at least ...

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Yemen: Further information: Southern movement leader ...
22 February 2011

Hassan Ba'oom, a leader of a political opposition group in southern Yemen, has been held incommunicado detention since 20 February. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/005/2011

Yemen: Protesters detained in Yemen, risk of torture
17 February 2011

Scores of protesters arrested following demonstrations in the city of Aden, in southern Yemen, are being held incommunicado and are at risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/004/2011

Yemen: Human rights activist threatened, Tawakkol Karman (f)
27 January 2011

Human rights activist Tawakkol Karman could be at risk after a family member reportedly received a call on 26 January threatening that her life could ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/003/2011