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Jordan: Death penalty
16 July 1997

'Umar Saleh, Na'im Saleh and Nash'at Saleh: On 8 July 1997 the Amman Criminal Court sentenced to death 'Umar Saleh and his two sons, after they ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/009/1997

Jordan: Further information on death penalty
30 June 1997

Amira Salem (f), aged 25, Eidah Hussein (f), aged 25: The above were executed by hanging at dawn on 26 June 1997.

Urgent Action       MDE 16/008/1997

Jordan: Further information on death penalty
23 June 1997

Mahmud Muhammad 'Aswan (38), Kabud Hamdan Raslan Sabir (20), Egyptian nationals: The above men were executed by hanging on 15 June 1997 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/007/1997

Jordan: Further information on death penalty / torture ...
19 June 1997

Montasser Rajab Abu-Zaid was executed by hanging on 14 June 1997 at Swaqa Prison. His confession, which was allegedly made under torture, had ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/006/1997

Jordan: Further information on death penalty
30 April 1997

Mahmud Muhammad 'Aswan (38), Kabud Hamdan Raslan Sabir (20), Egyptian nationals: There are fears that the above men are facing imminent execution ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/005/1997

Jordan: Further information on death penalty
8 April 1997

Amira Salem (f), aged 25, Eidah Hussein (f), aged 25: The death sentences imposed on the above women by the Amman Criminal Court in late November ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/003/1997

Jordan: Further information on death penalty / torture ...
21 March 1997

On 2 March 1997 the Court of Cassation ratified the death sentence on Montasser Rajab Abu-Zaid. There is concern that Montasser Rajab Abu-Zaid ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/002/1997

Jordan: Further information on death penalty
21 March 1997

Raya Musa (f), aged 35, Hassan Faleh, aged 45; executed: 'Abd al-Fattah Mustapha Muhammad Freihat, aged 24, and new name: Salim 'Abdullah Abu ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/001/1997

Jordan: Death penalty
18 December 1996

Amira Salem (f), aged 25, Eidah Hussein (f), aged 25: These two women were sentenced to death by the Amman Criminal Court in late November 1996 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/014/1996

Jordan: Further information on death penalty: Kayed Ahmad
17 December 1996

Amnesty International regrets that Kayed Ahmad was executed on 15 December 1996.

Urgent Action       MDE 16/013/1996