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Syria: Further information: Turkish journalists released
18 May 2012

Turkish journalists Adem Özköse and Hamit Coşkun arrived back in Turkey on 13 May after being detained in Syria for two months.

Urgent Action       MDE 24/045/2012

Iran: Ahwazi Arabs facing unfair trial, risk torture
18 May 2012

Six members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority are due to go on trial in Iran on 20 May. The men were detained without charge for almost a year and all ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/029/2012

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Further ...
18 May 2012

The health of Palestinian footballer Mahmoud al-Sarsak, on hunger strike in an Israeli prison, is deteriorating. Other administrative detainees who had ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/028/2012

Tunisian authorities must investigate new torture allegations
16 May 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 16 May 2012. AI Index: MDE 30/006/2012. Tunisian authorities must ...

Public Statement       MDE 30/006/2012

Bahrain must commit to accountability at Universal Periodic ...
16 May 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 16 May 2012 AI Index: MDE 11/032/2012. Bahrain must commit to accountability ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/032/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Verdict approaching in Bahrain ...
15 May 2012

The verdict on the case of 20 health professionals on trial in Bahrain is scheduled to be announced on 14 June 2012. If convicted and imprisoned, ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/031/2012

Amnesty International sends three-person mission to Kuwait
14 May 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 14 May 2012. AI Index: MDE 17/002/2012. Amnesty In ternational sends ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/002/2012

Syria: Fears for journalist arrested in Syria: Salameh Kaileh
11 May 2012

Palestinian journalist, Salameh Kaileh, was arrested in Syria by men believed to be Air Force Intelligence officers on 24 April 2012. He is as risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/044/2012

Kuwait: Blasphemy death penalty law would violate ...
11 May 2012

A MNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 11 May 2012. AI Index: MDE 17/001/2012. KUWAIT: Blasphemy death ...

Public Statement       MDE 17/001/2012

Iraq: Further information: Iraqi detainees report torture
11 May 2012

A group of detainees held in Iraq, who were accused in a television programme of terrorism-related offences, have reported that they have been tortured ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/006/2012