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The "acceptable enemy": torture in non-political cases
30 April 1996

This is a revised version of a paper presented by Jim Welsh and Mary Rayner from Amnesty International at the meeting "Caring for Survivors of Torture ...

Report       ACT 40/001/1996

Albania: Torture and other ill-treatment of Behar Toska
25 March 1996

Behar Toska alleges that on 5 February he was arrested and tortured by police in Tirana, who accused him of being paid by the main opposition Socialist ...

Report       EUR 11/009/1996

Albania: Further information on possible prisoners of ...
21 March 1996

Sulejman Rrahman Mekollari, Dilaver Ibrahim Dauti, Lirim Servet Veliu, Gani Koro (correct spelling): According to newspaper reports the above were ...

Urgent Action       EUR 11/007/1996

Albania: Further information on possible prisoners of ...
11 March 1996

Sulejman Rrahman Mekollari, Dilaver Ibrahim Dauti, Lirim Servet Veliu, Gani Korro and (in a new case): Sami Meta, Kristaq Mosko, Timoshenko Pekmexi ...

Urgent Action       EUR 11/004/1996

Albania: Police ill-treatment of the journalist Fatos Veliu
1 March 1996

Fatos Veliu, a journalist working with Koha Jone, was arrested and ill-treated by police after publishing an article which reportedly exposed corruption ...

Report       EUR 11/006/1996

Concerns in Europe July - December 1995
1 March 1996

This bulletin summarizes Amnesty International's main human rights concerns in 36 countries in Europe during the last six months of 1995. The five Central ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/001/1996

Albania: Possible prisoners of conscience
28 February 1996

Sulejman Rrahman Mekollari, Dilaver Ibrahim Dauti, Lirim Servet Veliu and Gani Korri (possibly Kolla) are currently on trial before the district court of ...

Urgent Action       EUR 11/003/1996

Death Penalty News September 1995
31 August 1995

1. Moratoria on executions in Albania and Moldova; 2. Mauritius abolishes death penalty, but President refuses to sign bill; 3. Poland: Abolitionist bill ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/003/1995

Albania: Amnesty International appeals for the release of two ...
31 July 1995

News Service 140/95. AI INDEX: EUR 11/10/95. 1 AUGUST 1995. ALBANIA: AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL APPEALS FOR ...

Press Release       EUR 11/010/1995

Albania: Police ill-treatment of Gentian Gjolena
17 July 1995

AI is concerned about reports that police severely beat Gentian Gjolena in Elbasan upon his arrest on 29 May 1995. The Albanian daily Koha Jone of ...

Report       EUR 11/006/1995