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Iraq: Further information: Man remains in detention despite ...
16 June 2011

An Iraqi man formerly under sentence of death who was acquitted at the end of 2010 by the Court of Cassation continues to be detained in al-Kadhimiya ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/032/2011

Iraq: Death sentences highlight concerns over taped televised ...
16 June 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 16 June 2011. Index: MDE 14/033/2011. Iraq: Death sentences highlight ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/033/2011

Iraq: Further information: Four Iraqi activists released
10 June 2011

Four activists detained in Iraq on 27 May were released on 7 June. They allege that they were tortured in detention.

Urgent Action       MDE 14/031/2011

Iraq: Further information: Four activists remain detained in Iraq
3 June 2011

The seven remaining activists from the Ayna Haqqi NGO that had been detained in Baghdad on 28 May have been released. However four activists ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/030/2011

Iraq: Protesters detained, at risk of torture
2 June 2011

A group of pro-reform activists have been allowed no contact with the outside world since they were detained on 27 and 28 May in Baghdad. They are ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/029/2011

Iraqi authorities must stop clampdown on peaceful protest ...
1 June 2011

Authorities urged to uphold and protect the right of Iraqis to engage in peaceful protests following the arrest of 15 pro-reform activists.


Iraq: Three sentenced to death in Iraq
18 May 2011

Three men were sentenced to death in Iraq in April. Their lawyers have appealed, but if their sentences are upheld, the men could be executed within ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/028/2011

Amnesty International Report 2011: State of human rights in ...
13 May 2011

People first called for fundamental change in Tunisia at the end of 2010, the year covered by Amnesty International's latest annual worldwide survey ...

Report       POL 10/012/2011

Iraq: Further information: Protester released but another still ...
12 May 2011

Firas Ali, an Iraqi political activist, was released on 27 April 2011 after having been held for two weeks at a detention centre in Baghdad. The whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/027/2011

Iraq: Risk of imminent execution in Iraq
5 May 2011

A man sentenced to death in Iraq in 2006 is at risk of imminent execution after the Court of Cassation upheld his death sentence at the end of April 2011 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/026/2011