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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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Yemen urged to halt deadly attacks on protesters | Amnesty ...
9 March 2011

One protester was killed and around 100 injured in a raid by security forces on a protest camp at a university in the capital Sana'a late Tuesday night ...

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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

Yemeni activists fear worsening clampdown amid protests ...
24 January 2011

Yemeni activists detained in anti-government protests this weekend tell Amnesty International they fear the authorities' crackdown on freedom of expression ...

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Yemeni journalist jailed after alleging US involvement in ...
19 January 2011

A Yemeni journalist jailed for his purported links to al-Qa'ida appears to have been targeted for his work uncovering information on US complicity in attacks ...

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Yemen: Further information: Activist released
14 January 2011

Zahra Salih was released on 11 January 2011. She had been held incommunicado for over two months. She is an activist in the Southern ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/001/2011

Yemen: Further information: Juvenile offenders at risk of ...
14 January 2011

Amnesty International has received information that alleged juvenile offenders Muhammed Taher Thabet Samoum and Fuad Ahmed Ali Abdulla are ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/002/2011