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Egypt: Further information: Khaled al-Qazzaz released without ...
30 January 2015

Khaled al-Qazzaz was released on 11 January 2015 after spending more than a year - and - a - half in detention without charge or trial, – much of it in ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/006/2015

Oman: Further information: Health of activist seriously ...
29 January 2015

An Omani human rights activist on hunger strike was transferred to Muscat, the capital, on 26 January, despite his deteriorating health. The next day ...

Urgent Action       MDE 20/003/2015

United Arab Emirates: Disclose whereabouts of detained ...
28 January 2015

Egyptian national, Mos'ab Ahmed 'Abdel-'Aziz Ramadan was detained on 21 October 2014 after being summoned by the Preventive Security Services ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/003/2015

Bahrain: Drop charges against leading opposition figure ...
28 January 2015

A leading opposition figure in Bahrain was denied bail in a first court hearing attended by an Amnesty International delegation. He will remain in custody ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/004/2015

Syria: Voices in crisis: A monthly insight into the human rights ...
28 January 2015

“The curse of the war follows me…” Amnesty International speaks to a Syrian man who was resettled in the Netherlands after fleeing Syria in 2012; Case ...

Newsletter       MDE 24/007/2015

Libya: Benghazi's descent into chaos: Abductions, summary ...
28 January 2015

Four years since Libyans rose against Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi, the country is on the brink of collapse. Benghazi is experiencing the worst of the ...

Report       MDE 19/001/2015

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Despite medical committee ...
26 January 2015

Although Raif Badawi's scheduled public flogging on Friday 23 January was not carried out, the prison doctor who examined Raif Badawi that morning ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/008/2015

Oman: Further information: Re-arrested activist goes on ...
23 January 2015

Omani human rights activist Saeed Jaddad is being held incommunicado after he was re-arrested at his home in Salalah on 21 January. He is on hunger ...

Urgent Action       MDE 20/002/2015

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Medical Committee further ...
22 January 2015

It is likely that Raif Badawi's scheduled public flogging on Friday 23 January will not be carried out following examinations by a medical committee, which ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/007/2015

Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini activist released: Nader ...
22 January 2015

Bahraini activist Nader Abdulemam has been released after his sentence was reduced on appeal.

Urgent Action       MDE 11/003/2015