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Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini activist sentenced to ...
21 August 2012

Nabeel Rajab, a prominent Bahraini human rights activist, was sentenced to three years imprisonment on 16 August 2012 for taking part in anti- ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/051/2012

Syria: Activist's brother detained, risks torture:
17 August 2012

A 17-year-old boy, Salah al-Shogre (or al-Shogri), brother of a detained activist, was arrested on 28 July in Syria and has been held incommunicado ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/072/2012

Oman: Further information: Another 20 activists sentenced to ...
17 August 2012

Twenty activists in Oman have been sentenced in August to prison on charges related solely to the peaceful exercise of their rights to freedom of expression ...

Urgent Action       MDE 20/003/2012

Bahrain: Awaiting the final verdict on the appeal by 13 ...
13 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY AI Index: MDE 11/050/2012. Date: 13 August 2012. On Tuesday 14 ...

PressItem       MDE 11/050/2012

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Further ...
10 August 2012

Administrative detainees Hassan Safadi and Samer al-Barq have been on hunger strike since 21 June and 22 May 2012 respectively. They have ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/047/2012

Syria: Further information: Syrian activist faces secret military ...
10 August 2012

Syrian activist Mazen Darwish, director of the Syrian Centre for Media and Freedom of Expression in Damascus, is about to be referred to a secret military ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/071/2012

Iranian man at risk of execution: Gholamreza Khosravi ...
10 August 2012

An Iranian man, Gholamreza Khosravi Savadjani, is scheduled to be executed on 10 September 2012, on the charge of “enmity against God” (moharebeh ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/058/2012

Iran: Further information: Iranian journalist ends hunger strike ...
9 August 2012

Iranian journalist Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand ended his 59-day long hunger strike on 24 July after officials in Tehran's Evin Prison promised to grant ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/055/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Verdict expected for 13 ...
7 August 2012

The final verdict in the trial of 13 opposition activists will be announced on 14 August. Defence witnesses have not had the chance to give their statements ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/048/2012

Syria: Amjad Kassem seen in detention
7 August 2012

Syrian businessman Amjad Kassem, held in conditions amounting to enforced disappearance since 21 May, was seen in two State Security branches ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/070/2012