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Human Rights in HASHEMITE KINGDOM OF JORDAN

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Jordan: Fear of imminent execution / Torture / Unfair trial
10 July 2003

'Ali Jabbar Taher 'Ali could be executed at any time after the decision by the Court of Cassation (appeal court) in June to uphold the death sentence passed ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/014/2003

Jordan: Further Information on Death penalty/Torture/Unfair ...
9 July 2003

In June 2003, the Court of Cassation overturned the death sentence against Ra'ed Muhammad Hijazi following an appeal against the State Security ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/013/2003

Jordan: Toujan al-Faisal denied basic rights
19 May 2003

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. News Flash. AI Index: MDE 16/011/2003 (Public). News Service No: 125. 20 May 2003. ...

Press Release       MDE 16/011/2003

Jordan: Forcible return/Fear for safety.
23 April 2003

Amnesty International is concerned for the safety of up to 1000 individuals, including up to 500 women and children of various ages, who are currently ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/010/2003

Jordan: Further information on Death penalty/torture/unfair trial ...
14 April 2003

Jamal Darwish Fatayer could be executed in the next few weeks. Amnesty International is extremely concerned that Jamal Darwish Fatayer's trial ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/008/2003

Jordan: Further Information on Possible prisoner of ...
1 April 2003

Fawaz Zurayqat was released from the General Intelligence Department in Amman sometime between the evening of 30 March 2003 and the morning ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/007/2003

Iraq: In the shadow of war: backlash against human rights
30 March 2003

In this document Amnesty International urges all governments to respect the right of people to express peacefully their opinions, and to refrain from using ...

Report       MDE 14/057/2003

Jordan: Possible prisoner of conscience/Legal concern ...
24 March 2003

Fawaz Zurayqat, a businessman and station manager of Arab Television (ATV), a new English-language satellite channel with offices in London and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/009/2003

Qatar: Further information on Death Penalty, Firas Nassuh ...
18 March 2003

On 24 February an appeal court in Qatar upheld the death sentence passed on Firas Nassuh Salim Al-Majali, a Jordanian national and journalist with ...

Urgent Action       MDE 22/002/2003

Jordan: Further Information on Fear of deportation, detention ...
12 March 2003

Amnesty International has learned that Ibrahim Hamdi 'Atia Mursi is no longer at risk of deportation to Egypt. According to reports, he continues to be ...

Urgent Action       MDE 16/006/2003