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Iraq: Palestinian born in Iraq at risk of execution: Ahmad 'Amr ' ...
5 October 2012

At the end of August, Ahmad 'Amr 'Abd al-Qadir Muhammad, a Palestinian man born in Iraq, was transferred to al-Kadhimiya Prison in Baghdad, a prison ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/014/2012

Syria: Neighbouring countries must ensure that refugees ...
14 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: MDE 24/077/2012. 14 September 2012. Neighbouring countries ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/077/2012

Iraq: Six men at risk of execution in Iraq
7 September 2012

At least six men, including one Saudi Arabian national, are at risk of execution in Iraq. Five of them have had their sentenced sent for ratification by the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/013/2012

Iraq: Five Libyans risk imminent execution in Iraq
31 August 2012

Five Libyan nationals are believed to be at risk of imminent execution in Iraq. Their sentences have been upheld and three of them could have been ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/012/2012

Iraq must halt executions
30 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 30 August 2012. Index: MDE 14/011/2012. Iraq must halt executions. ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/011/2012

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: 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

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.


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