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Morocco: Sahrawis on hunger strike against torture
19 September 2014

Seven Sahrawi men were severely beaten on 17 September in Laayoune Local Prison, Western Sahara. They have gone on hunger strike in protest ...

Urgent Action       MDE 29/007/2014

Amnesty International deplores the Moroccan authorities' ...
2 September 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 2 September 2014. AI Index: MDE 29/006/2014. Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       MDE 29/006/2014

Amnesty International | Morocco: Activists jailed for reporting ...
14 August 2014

Two activists recently imprisoned after they reported they had been abducted and tortured must be released immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty ...

Press Release      

Morocco: Activists jailed for reporting torture must be released ...
14 August 2014

Two activists recently imprisoned after they reported they had been abducted and tortured must be released immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty ...

Story      

Morocco: Stop prosecution of torture complainants for 'false ...
31 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 29/005/2014. 31 July 2014. Morocco: Stop prosecution ...

Public Statement       MDE 29/005/2014

Wire, July/August 2014. Vol. 44, issue 004
1 July 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) Stop Torture: Morocco/Western Sahara: The air we need to breathe 4) Stop Torture: Room ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2014

Amnesty International | Morocco: Stop using 'terrorism' as a ...
20 May 2014

The Moroccan authorities' use of an anti-terrorism law to prosecute and imprison journalists is a serious blow to freedom of expression and editorial ...

Press Release      

Morocco: Stop using 'terrorism' as a pretext to imprison ...
20 May 2014

The Moroccan authorities' use of an anti-terrorism law to prosecute and imprison journalists is a serious blow to freedom of expression and editorial ...

Story      

"Start here, start now, stop torture" [activists briefing]
13 May 2014

Torture is flourishing because rather than respecting the law by refusing to tolerate torture, governments are either actively using torture, or turning a ...

Document       ACT 40/003/2014

Morocco: Torture in Morocco and Western Sahara: In ...
13 May 2014

The rule of King Hassan II from 1956 to 1999 was characterized by repression of political dissent, the enforced disappearance of hundreds of individuals ...

Document       MDE 29/004/2014