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The death sentences of Rabi' Ghassan Taraf, a Lebanese national, and Ryan Dominic Mahoney, a Canadian national, have been commuted to life imprisonment.
Urgent Action MDE 25/001/1999
Anton Samoilenkov, Ruslan Gerbekov and Ivan Tziberkine: The three above-named Russian nationals were sentenced to death by an Islamic Court in June 1997 after being ...
Urgent Action MDE 25/005/1998
The Supreme Court in Dubai has upheld the death sentence against Touran Ibrahim Abbas for drug trafficking. It will now be passed to the President for ratification ...
Urgent Action MDE 25/003/1998
Ryan Dominic Mahoney, and Rabi' Ghassan Taraf who were sentenced to death at the end of November 1997 on drugs charges have had their sentences referred back to ...
Urgent Action MDE 25/004/1998
This above-named Iranian national has been sentenced to death. An appeal court in Dubai reportedly upheld the death sentence against her. Touran Ibrahim Abbas was ...
Urgent Action MDE 25/002/1998
Jassim 'Issa al-Yassi, customs inspector, aged about 25, Ahmad 'Abdullah Makki, soldier, aged about 27, Yassir 'Abdullah Makki, municipal worker, aged about 25, ...
Urgent Action MDE 25/001/1998
Ryan Dominic Mahoney, and Rabi' Ghassan Taraf were reportedly sentenced to death at the end of November, convicted of drugs charges.
Urgent Action MDE 25/012/1997
1. India/Bhutan: Fear of torture of Rongthon Kunley Dorji, a Bhutanese national awaiting the outcome of extradition proceedings; 2. Mexico: Prisoner of conscience ...
Report NWS 22/006/1997
Majid Fakher Hussein Majeed and Abdul Mehdi Karim Mushtaq, were executed on 12 September 1997.
Urgent Action MDE 25/011/1997
Majid Fakher Hussein Majeed and Abdul Mehdi Karim Mushtaq: The two men named above are reported to be facing imminent crucifixion and execution, after being sentenced ...
Urgent Action MDE 25/010/1997