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Yemen: Female activist detained incommunicado: Zahra Salih
16 December 2010

Zahra Salih, an activist in the Southern Movement in Yemen, has been held incommunicado since 8 November. She is at risk of being tortured or suffering ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/015/2010

Yemen: Political activist detained incommunicado
2 December 2010

A leader of a political opposition group in southern Yemen has been held in incommunicado detention since 9 November 2010. Amnesty International ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/014/2010

Wikileaks cable corroborates evidence of US airstrikes in ...
1 December 2010

A leaked cable confirms images released by Amnesty International showing that the US military carried out a missile strike in south Yemen that killed ...

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Yemen: Further information: Three men at imminent risk of ...
5 November 2010

Three men in Yemen had their death sentences sent to the President for ratification in mid-October. If the sentences are ratified by the President, they ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/013/2010

Human rights are key to the MDGs, by Salil Shetty: Yemen
1 October 2010

AI Index: POL 39/008/2010. October 2010. Human rights are key to the MDGs: Yemen. by Salil Shetty. Twelve-year-old Fauzia ...

PressItem       POL 39/008/2010

The Wire October 2010. Vol. 40, Issue 005
1 October 2010

1) A daily battle for survival in Haiti 2) LiveWire: Burundi: A question of justice; Omar Khadr: Trial begins, but will it continue?; Amnesty International goes ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2010

Yemen: Security at what price?
25 August 2010

In the name of security, the Yemeni authorities are rolling back human rights gains – with terrible consequences for the people of Yemen. Challenged ...

Document       MDE 31/011/2010

Yemen: Cracking down under pressure
25 August 2010

The Yemeni authorities, facing growing internal and external pressures, are abandoning human rights in the name of security. Internationally, tough action ...

Report       MDE 31/010/2010

Yemen abandons human rights in the name of countering ...
25 August 2010

The Yemeni authorities must stop sacrificing human rights in the name of security as they confront threats from al-Qa'ida, Zaidi Shi'a rebels in the north ...

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Yemen urged to release dissenting journalists | Amnesty ...
6 May 2010

Amnesty International has called on the Yemeni authorities to end their crackdown on the media after one dissenting journalist was jailed and another ...

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