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Death Penalty News: July 2007
1 July 2007

1.) Execution rate falls in 2006 as pressure grows for a universal moratorium; 2.) Rwanda abolishes the death penalty; 3.) Stop press: Abolitionist and ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/2007

USA: Fear of forcible return/Health concern
26 June 2007

Omar Mohammed Khalifa, aged about 36, and a number of other Libyan nationals in US custody in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, are feared to be at risk ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/112/2007

USA: Fear of forcible return: Abdul Ra'ouf Omar Mohammed ...
15 June 2007

Abdul Ra'ouf al Qassim, a Libyan national in US military custody in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, is feared to be at imminent risk of transfer to the custody ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/103/2007

'Off the record' secret CIA detention | Amnesty International
7 June 2007

At least 39 individuals who remain missing are believed to have been subjected to enforced disappearance by the US authorities.


Libya: Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - Briefing to the UN Human ...
1 June 2007

Amnesty International submits this summary of concerns for the consideration of the Human Rights Committee (HRC) at the pre-sessional meeting in ...

Report       MDE 19/008/2007

The Wire, April 2007. Vol. 37, No. 3
1 April 2007

1) Elections in Nigeria marred by violence 2) UK still deports to states known to use torture 3) Human rights persistently defiled in 'war on terror': Europe ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2007

Italy: A briefing to the UN Committee against Torture
1 April 2007

This briefing summarizes Amnesty International's main concerns regarding Italy's compliance with the UN Convention against Torture. It highlights concerns ...

Report       EUR 30/003/2007

Libya: Fear of torture or other ill-treatment/fear for safety
16 February 2007

A number of men, including Idriss Boufayed, Jum'a Boufayed and Jamal al-Haji, have been arrested for planning a peaceful demonstration, and are ...

Urgent Action       MDE 19/005/2007

Libya: Forcible return/Torture and ill-treatment
8 February 2007

According to reports, 430 Eritrean nationals, including over 50 women and children, are currently detained by Libyan authorities and are facing imminent ...

Urgent Action       MDE 19/004/2007

Libya: Six foreign medics should be released
30 January 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: MDE 19/002/2007 (Public). News Service No: 018. 30 January 2007. ...

Press Release       MDE 19/002/2007