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Algeria: Further information on death penalty / legal concern ...
27 March 1997

Lembarek Boumaarafi, accused of having killed Algerian President Boudiaf in 1992, who was sentenced to death by the Algiers Criminal Court on 3 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/003/1997

Denmark: Further information on fear of imminent refoulement
21 March 1997

Rabah Hamana, Nassima Hamana and child: The above named and their newborn child continue to face imminent and forcible return to Algeria where ...

Urgent Action       EUR 18/002/1997

1997 United Nations Commission on Human Rights: The ...
6 March 1997

News Service 32/97. AI INDEX: IOR 41/03/97. EMBARGOED UNTIL 10:00 GMT 6 MARCH 1997. 1997 United Nations Commission ...

Press Release       IOR 41/003/1997

Arming the torturers: Electro-shock torture and the spread of ...
4 March 1997

Amnesty International is gravely concerned at the rise in the use of modern electro-shock "stun" weapons by torturers. Reports that law enforcement officers ...

Report       ACT 40/001/1997

Algeria: "Disappearance" / fear for safety: Amine Amrouche
17 February 1997

Amine Amrouche, aged 22, "disappeared" from his home in Baraki on 30 January 1997. There were no eye-witnesses to his "disappearance", but he ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/002/1997

Algeria: Amnesty International condemns massacres of ...
12 February 1997

News Service 19/97. AI INDEX: MDE 28/01/97. EMBARGOED UNTIL 0001 HRS GMT 12 FEBRUARY 1997. ALGERIA: AMNESTY ...

Press Release       MDE 28/001/1997

1997 UN Commission on Human Rights - 50 years old
1 January 1997

The 53rd session of the UN Commission on Human Rights will meet from 10 March to 18 April 1997. This document describes Amnesty International's ...

Report       IOR 41/001/1997

Amnesty International News January 1997. Vol. 27, No.1
1 January 1997

1. Great Lakes Region: Human rights crisis in Central Africa; 2. United Kingdom: Another death in police custody; 3. Nigeria: Launch in South Africa of ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/1997

Denmark: Fear of imminent refoulement (includes correction)
31 December 1996

Rabah Hamana, Nasima Hamana and child: The above named and their newborn child face imminent and forcible return to Algeria where they would ...

Urgent Action       EUR 18/003/1996

Algeria: Fear and silence: a hidden human rights crisis
19 November 1996

More than 50000 people are reported to have been killed in Algeria in the past five years. If many were killed in armed confrontation between security ...

Report       MDE 28/011/1996