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Amnesty International | Iraq urged to halt executions after 196 ...
24 July 2012

Nearly 200 executions have been given the go-ahead in the Iraqi governorate of Anbar, in what Amnesty International called an alarming move.

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Iraq: Iraq intends to execute 196 prisoners
24 July 2012

Some 196 people are at imminent risk of execution in Iraq: the Ministry of Interior has announced their sentences are at the final stage and should be ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/010/2012

Iraq urged to halt executions after 196 death sentences ...
24 July 2012

Iraq urged to commute all death sentences and impose a moratorium on the death penalty following an announcement that nearly 200 executions would ...

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Iraq: Amnesty International condemns killings of civilians and ...
23 July 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT 23 July 2012 AI Index: MDE 14/009/2012. Iraq: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/009/2012

Amnesty International | Iraq: Amnesty International condemns ...
13 June 2012

A wave of bombings and other attacks in several Iraqi provinces including a number of locations in Baghdad that reportedly killed at least 55 people ...

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Iraq: Amnesty International condemns killings of pilgrims ...
13 June 2012

At least 55 people have been killed and dozens wounded in a wave of bombings across Iraq during a major Shi'a religous festival.

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Amnesty International | Iraq: Execution of former Saddam aide ...
8 June 2012

The Iraqi authorities must halt the country's alarming rate of executions, Amnesty International said after a former aide to Saddam Hussain became the ...

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Iraq: Execution of former Saddam aide raises fears for others ...
8 June 2012

Former presidential secretary Abed Hamoud's hanging takes the total number of executions in Iraq in the first half of 2012 to at least 70.

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Iraq: Saddam aide hanged, others face execution
8 June 2012

Saddam Hussain's former private secretary was executed in Iraq on 7 June 2012. Two former ministers sentenced in the same trial to death could be ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/008/2012

Iraq: Further information: Iraqi detainees transferred
25 May 2012

Four men who were previously being held incommunicado in Iraq now have access to their lawyers and relatives. 'Amer Ahmad Kassar, Mu'ad Muhammad ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/007/2012