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Letter Writing Marathon 2011: Final report
27 March 2012

In 2011, 14 cases of individuals at risk were selected to feature in the Letter Writing Marathon. The aim of "Write for Rights" is to bring about change in ...

Report       ACT 30/038/2012

Syria: Fears for Turkish journalists in Syria
27 March 2012

Turkish journalists Adem Özköse and Hamit Coşkun went missing while reporting on current events in northern Syria, close to the Turkish border. They ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/031/2012

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Further ...
26 March 2012

Palestinian woman Hana Shalabi's appeal against her four-month administrative detention order was rejected on 25 March 2012. Her lawyers ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/015/2012

Iran: Further information: Clemency denied for Iranian man on ...
23 March 2012

An Iranian teacher who was convicted of moharebeh (enmity against God) and sentenced to death has had his request for pardon rejected. He is at risk ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/020/2012

Syria: Fears for syrian human rights lawyer: Abdullah al-Khalil
22 March 2012

Human rights lawyer Abdullah al-Khalil is being held in incommunicado detention at an unknown location where he is at risk of torture and other ill- ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/028/2012

Syria: Further information: Two men released, fate of others ...
22 March 2012

Muhammad Yassin Al Hamwi and Shaker al-Masri have been released. They had been detained incommunicado since their arrest on 23 September ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/030/2012

No more arms for atrocities: Time for a bullet proof arms trade ...
21 March 2012

The irresponsible and poorly regulated arms trade fuels serious human rights abuses, armed violence, poverty and conflict around the world. We could ...

Action Document      

Iran: Execution fears for Kurd political prisoner: Habibollah ...
21 March 2012

Habibollah Golparipour, a member of Iran's Kurdish minority on death row, has been transferred to Semnan Prison, northern Iran. His family have not ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/017/2012

Iran must overturn conviction of prominent woman human ...
20 March 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 20 March 2012. AI Index: MDE 13/014/2012. Iran must overturn conviction ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/014/2012

Iran: Further information: Iranian human rights activist ...
19 March 2012

Kouhyar Goudarzi, a member of the Committee for Human Rights Reporters (CHRR), was sentenced to five years' imprisonment on 7 March 2012, to ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/016/2012