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International Criminal Court: Concerns at the second resumed ...
31 March 2003

This document raises Amnesty International's concerns for the forthcoming second resumed first session of the Assembly of States Parties (Assembly ...

Report       IOR 40/003/2003

USA/Canada/Syria: Further Information on Fear of torture ...
14 March 2003

Amnesty International is concerned that Maher Arar Canadian National is being held incommunicado at an undisclosed detention centre in Syria, where ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/040/2003

USA: Further information on Possible disappearance/forcible ...
24 October 2002

Maher Arar, a Canadian citizen of Syrian origin, has been deported to Jordan and is now reportedly being held in a secret location in Syria. This is the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/161/2002

USA: Possible disappearance/forcible return, Maher Arar
20 October 2002

Amnesty International is concerned by the possible "disappearance" of Canadian citizen Maher Arar. Although recent reports state that he was deported ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/159/2002

Amnesty International dismayed at Canadian authorities' ...
24 June 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: AMR 20/004/2002 (Public). News Service No: 107. 25 June 2002. ...

Press Release       AMR 20/004/2002

Terror Trade Times: Issue no. 3
23 June 2002

1.) No arms for atrocities : G8's uncontrolled trade in arms and military aids undemines fundamental human rights and sustainable development; 2.) Failed ...

Report       ACT 31/001/2002

Canada: Forcible Return/Fear for safety/Fear of Torture or ill ...
16 May 2002

Mansour Ahani is at imminent risk of being forcibly returned to Iran from Canada. As an alleged defector from the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence Security ...

Urgent Action       AMR 20/003/2002

Canada: Forcible Return/ Risk of Torture
28 March 2002

PUBLICAI Index: AMR 20/002/2002. EXTRA 24/02 Forcible Return/ Risk of Torture28 March 2002. CANADA Muhammad ...

Urgent Action       AMR 20/002/2002

Canada: Further information on Fear of forcible return / Fear of ...
14 January 2002

The Supreme Court of Canada has ordered a review of Manickavasagam Suresh's case, through a fairer process than was used before. He is therefore ...

Urgent Action       AMR 20/001/2002

Canada: Fear of forcible return / Fear of torture ...
21 December 2001

It is feared that Canadian authorities may return a Tamil man, Manickavasagam Suresh, to Sri Lanka, where he would be at grave risk of torture. The ...

Urgent Action       AMR 20/004/2001