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United Arab Emirates: Further information on death penalty ...
18 February 1997

It now appears that the death sentence against John Aquino, a 33-year-old Filipino worker, was not quashed by the Federal Supreme Court as was ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/004/1997

United Arab Emirates (UAE): Further information on imminent ...
9 January 1997

Amnesty International has received reports that Elie Dib Ghalib has been deliberately subjected to food deprivation and solitary confinement. Elie Dib ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/002/1997

United Arab Emirates: Further information on death penalty ...
9 January 1997

The death sentence against John Aquino, a 33-year-old Filipino worker, was quashed by the Federal Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi on 28 December ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/1997

United Arab Emirates: Imprisonment and flogging for marriage ...
1 January 1997

Elie Dib Ghaleb, a 30-year-old Christian Lebanese national has been sentenced to 39 lashes and one year's imprisonment reportedly solely for ...

Report       MDE 25/003/1997

United Arab Emirates: Further information on death penalty ...
25 November 1996

The ruling on an appeal against the death sentence passed against John Aquino, a 33-year-old Filipino worker, has been postponed until 28 December ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/014/1996

United Arab Emirates (UAE): Further information on imminent ...
18 November 1996

Elie Dib Ghalib's sentence of 39 lashes was not carried out on 16 November 1996 and he is reported to have expressed intent to convert to Islam. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/013/1996

United Arab Emirates: Death penalty: John Aquino
14 November 1996

The above, a 33-year-old Filipino worker, was sentenced to death for murder and his appeal will be considered by the Federal Supreme Court in Abu ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/012/1996

United Arab Emirates (UAE): Imminent flogging / possible ...
13 November 1996

The above, a 29-year-old Lebanese Christian and restaurant manager, has been sentenced to 39 lashes and one year's imprisonment for having, as ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/011/1996

United Arab Emirates: Fear of torture / possible prisoners of ...
23 October 1996

Jassim 'Issa al-Yassi, customs inspector, aged about 25, Ahmad 'Abdullah Makki, soldier, aged about 27, Yassir 'Abdullah Makki, municipal worker, aged ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/010/1996

United Arab Emirates: Further information on fear of imminent ...
15 October 1996

The above was executed by firing squad on 15 October.

Urgent Action       MDE 25/009/1996