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Egypt: Further information: Three men jailed for "unauthorized ...
8 April 2014

Prisoners of conscience Ahmed Maher, Mohamed Adel and Ahmed Douma will serve three years in prison with labour, after an appeal court upheld ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/018/2014

Palestinian treaty applications boost chances for ...
3 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 21/001/2014. 3 April 2014. Palestinian treaty applications ...

Public Statement       MDE 21/001/2014

Abusive labour migration policies: Submission to the UN ...
2 April 2014

This paper focuses on labour migration policies that increase migrant workers' risk of suffering labour exploitation and other abuses at the hand of private ...

Report       IOR 42/002/2014

Iran: Jailed cleric seriously ill, denied treatment: Sayed ...
2 April 2014

The health of jailed Iranian cleric Sayed Hossein Kazemeyni Boroujerdi, a prisoner of conscience held in Tehran's Evin Prison, is worsening. He is in ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/016/2014

Qatar: Human rights concerns linger including ill-treatment of ...
1 April 2014

Amnesty International notes with regret that the right to freedom of expression is not fully guaranteed in Qatar. Also, domestic legislation on the rights ...

Report       MDE 22/002/2014

Kuwait: One more Bidun man released, two detained
1 April 2014

Another of the seven men from Kuwait's Bidun (“stateless”) community arrested in February was released on 31 March. The two still detained will be ...

Urgent Action       MDE 17/003/2014

Syria: Woman on trial for allegedly aiding displaced: Yara ...
1 April 2014

A Syrian woman, Yara Faris, was arrested by Syrian State Security officers on 8 December 2013. She is held in 'Adra Prison, waiting to be tried by the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/016/2014

Egypt's security forces are getting away with murder: Amnesty ...
31 March 2014

On 14 August 2013, the world witnessed the full brutality of Egypt's security forces. At Rabaa al-Adawiya and al-Nahda squares, security forces used ...

Document       MDE 12/017/2014

Egypt: 528 men sentenced to death after mass trial
28 March 2014

An Egyptian court has sentenced 528 people to death, most in their absence, following a grossly unfair trial. It is the largest number of death sentences ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/016/2014

Egypt: Further information: Prominent Egyptian activists ...
27 March 2014

A court ordered the release on bail of Alaa Abdel Fattah and Ahmed Abdel Rahman on 23 March. However, they still face trial for breaking Egypt's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/015/2014