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Iraq: Man at risk of torture after brother dies
18 March 2011

An Iraqi man detained on 7 March 2011 by a joint US-Iraqi force in Iraq is at high risk of torture after his brother, detained with him, reportedly died in ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/012/2011

Iraq: Further information: Man jailed after unfair trial
18 March 2011

Walid Yunis Ahmad has been sentenced to five years in prison, after an unfair trial.

Urgent Action       MDE 14/011/2011

Iraqi man to face trial on 'trumped up' charges after 11 years in ...
15 March 2011

Authorities urged to release Walid Yunis Ahmad who faces trial on fabricated terrorism charges this week and could be jailed for another 15 years.


Iraq: Man faces trial under fabricated charges: Walid Yunis ...
14 March 2011

Walid Yunis Ahmad faces an unfair trial on 17 March 2011 in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq which could lead to his being sentenced to 15 more years ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/010/2011

Iraq: Further information: Four protesters released in Iraq
11 March 2011

Four protesters detained in Baghdad on 7 March 2011 were released on 10 March. Amnesty International has not been able to talk to any of the four ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/009/2011

Iraq: Protesters detained, at risk of torture in Iraq
9 March 2011

At least 10 protesters were detained in Baghdad on 7 March and their whereabouts are currently unknown. Amnesty International fears they might ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/008/2011

Iraq: Authorities in Iraq urged to allow peaceful protests
24 February 2011


Public Statement       MDE 14/006/2011

Letter Writing Marathon 2010: Final report
21 February 2011

In December 2010, hundreds of thousands of people across the world came together to take action on behalf of individuals at risk of human rights violations ...

Report       ACT 30/007/2011

Iraq: Restraint urged in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq following ...
18 February 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 18 February 2011. AI Index: MDE 14/005/2011. Restraint urged in the ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/005/2011

Iraq: Broken bodies, tortured minds: Abuse and neglect of ...
8 February 2011

Torture and other ill-treatment were widespread in Iraq before the US-led invasion in 2003 and continued in prisons and detention facilities controlled ...

Document       MDE 14/001/2011