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Saudi Arabia: Sharp increase in executions
12 September 1999

The number of executions in Saudi Arabia has increased alarmingly: so far this year there have been 78 executions, 70 of them in the past five months ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/006/1999

Death Penalty News September 1999
31 August 1999

1. Action at the United Nations; 2. Executions suspended in the Philippines; 3. Bolivia: Calls for the death penalty; 4. Saudi Arabia: Executions on the ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/004/1999

Death Penalty News June 1999
31 May 1999

1. Call for worldwide moratorium gains momentum; 2. All death sentences commuted in Russia; 3. Special Rapporteur calls for tighter safeguards; 4. ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/003/1999

Saudi Arabia: Fear of ill-treatment / health concerns / possible ...
23 May 1999

Amnsety iternational is seriously concerned for the safety of 70 year-old journalist Ishaq al-Sheikh Yaqub who was arrested on his return to Saudi Arabia ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/004/1999

Worldwide Appeals: June 1999
11 May 1999

1. Libya/Saudi Arabia: Forcible return/torture; 2. Myanmar: Prisoner of conscience; 3. Togo: Extrajudicial execution.

Report       NWS 22/004/1999

Saudi Arabia: Fear of Flogging
10 May 1999

Amnesty International is concerned that two Filipino women may face imminent flogging. The women were reported on 10 May 1999 to have been sentenced ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/002/1999

Saudi Arabia: Fear of imminent execution: Abdul Karim Vastel
18 April 1999

Amnesty International fears that Abdul Karim Vastel, who has reportedly been convicted of murder and sentenced to death, may be imminently executed ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/001/1999

1999 UN Commission on Human Rights: Making human rights ...
1 January 1999

This report details the areas of concern that Amnesty International will raise at the 55th session of the UN Commission on Human Rights in March/April ...

Report       IOR 41/001/1999

Juveniles and the death penalty: Executions worldwide since ...
1 November 1998

This document gives details of cases of executions of juveniles (those who committed crimes when under 18) worldwide. It cites the relevant international ...

Report       ACT 50/011/1998

Saudi Arabia: Further information on fear of torture and ill ...
10 September 1998

Ariel Ordona, Angelito Sison, Juanito Manalili, Ruban Aguire and Wim Den Hartog and several other Christian people working in Saudi Arabia who were ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/010/1998