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Arming the torturers: Electro-shock torture and the spread of ...
4 March 1997

News Service 31/97. AI INDEX: ACT 40/04/97. EMBARGOED 0001 HRS GMT 4 MARCH 1997. Arming The Torturers: Electro ...

Press Release       ACT 40/004/1997

Arming the torturers: Electro-shock torture and the spread of ...
4 March 1997

Amnesty International is gravely concerned at the rise in the use of modern electro-shock "stun" weapons by torturers. Reports that law enforcement officers ...

Report       ACT 40/001/1997

Lebanon: Human Rights Committee Briefing
13 February 1997

This document highlights some of the flagrant human rights violations, which have continued unabated in Lebanon, particularly in south Lebanon which ...

Report       MDE 18/005/1997

Lebanon: "Disappearance" / fear of torture / health concern ...
28 January 1997

On 6 January 1997, Gabi 'Aql Karam was reportedly detained by four officers, allegedly from the Lebanese Intelligence forces, and is now being held ...

Urgent Action       MDE 18/004/1997

Israel / South Lebanon: Further information on fear of torture ...
27 January 1997

Dr George Kalim Nakd, a Lebanese surgeon who was held in prison for almost three months by the South Lebanon Army, was released on 23 January ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/002/1997

Lebanon: Death penalty
23 January 1997

Mounir Salah 'Abboud, Khalid Muhammad Hamed, Ahmad 'Abd al-Karim al-Sa'di, alias Abu Muhjin (all Palestinians), Ahmad Mundhir al-Kasm, Lebanese ...

Urgent Action       MDE 18/003/1997

Lebanon: Further information on fear of torture / legal concern ...
7 January 1997

Pierre Attallah, journalist (50), Ghassan Bardawil, Charles Roustum, Obad Zwein: Pierre Attallah was released on bail by the military court in Beirut on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 18/001/1997

Lebanon: Further information on fear of torture / legal concern ...
31 December 1996

Pierre Attallah, journalist, was charged with inciting religious or ethnic conflict and with making contact with the enemy; Ghassan Bardawil was charged ...

Urgent Action       MDE 18/008/1996

Lebanon: Further information on fear of torture / legal concern ...
30 December 1996

Pierre Attallah, journalist, Antoine Azi, Ghassan Bardawil, Ghassan Haddad, Samir Ghazal, Joseph Ghosn, Zakhia Al-Kossaifi, Charles Roustum, Joseph ...

Urgent Action       MDE 18/007/1996

Lebanon: Fear of torture: members of opposition groups
23 December 1996

There is concern that dozens of people, mostly from Christian opposition groups, have been arrested between 18 and 21 December, following armed ...

Urgent Action       MDE 18/006/1996