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Israel/OPT: Further information: Detainee ends hunger strike ...
30 October 2012

Palestinian administrative detainee Hassan Safadi, who went on two hunger strikes to protest his detention without trial by Israel, was released on 29 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/060/2012

Iran: Further information: human rights lawyer on hunger strike ...
26 October 2012

Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been on hunger strike since the morning of 17 October 2012 in protest at the authorities' denial of her ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/067/2012

Kuwait must honour its commitment to respect the right to ...
26 October 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 26 October 2012. AI Index: MDE 17/007/2012. Kuwait must honour its ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/007/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini teachers' convictions ...
25 October 2012

Convictions against Mahdi 'Issa Mahdi Abu Deeb and Jalila al-Salman, the former president and vice-president respectively of the Bahrain Teachers ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/060/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Activist released, still faces ...
25 October 2012

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was released on 3 October, having served her two-month sentence for allegedly tearing up a picture of Bahrain's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/061/2012

Qatari poet on trial: Mohammed al-Ajami
25 October 2012

Qatari poet Mohammed al-Ajami has been detained since November 2011 and is currently on trial for reportedly “inciting to overthrow the ruling regime ...

Urgent Action       MDE 22/002/2012

Europe: Act now to help refugees fleeing Syria: Op-ed
24 October 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. OP-ED. AI Index: EUR 01/024/2012. 24 October 2012. Europe: Act now to help refugees fleeing ...

PressItem       EUR 01/024/2012

Egypt: Further information: Poor prison conditions for Egyptian ...
24 October 2012

Ten Egyptian human rights organizations have filed a joint complaint with the Public Prosecutor about the conditions in which prisoner of conscience ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/034/2012

Syria: Injured Syrian tortured, life in danger: Osama al-Habaly
23 October 2012

Mortar shell survivor Osama al-Habaly has been held incommunicado in conditions amounting to enforced disappearance, since his arrest – reportedly ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/084/2012

Tunisia: One step forward, two steps back? One year since ...
23 October 2012

In its first months, Tunisia's caretaker government made important progress towards human rights reform. However, one year after the election of the ...

Report       MDE 30/010/2012