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Bahrain: Further information: Bail set for prominent activist but ...
23 May 2012

On 20 May a Bahraini court granted bail to the prominent human rights activist Nabeel Rajab. However the charges of 'insulting a national institution' ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/033/2012

Egypt: Egyptian protester denied medical care: Mahmoud ...
22 May 2012

Mahmoud Mohamed Amin is currently in detention and after taking part in a protest in Cairo on 4 May. During the 2011 uprising he received an injury ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/018/2012

Syria: Further information: Syrian activists remain in detention
22 May 2012

Five staff members from the Syrian Centre for Media and Freedom of Expression (SCM) remain held incommunicado at various locations across Syria ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/047/2012

Syria: Further information: Syrian rearrested and held ...
18 May 2012

Muhammad Yassin Al Hamwi, who was among four Syrian men originally detained in September 2011, was rearrested on 4 May, having been released ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/046/2012

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