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UAE: One UAE activist released but more detained
28 April 2011

Fahad Salem al-Shehhi, a civil society activist detained on 10 April, was released on 17 April. However, three bloggers have been detained in the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/003/2011

UAE targets activists as clampdown widens | Amnesty ...
28 April 2011

Six civil society activists are arrested and the government takes over a rights organization in the United Arab Emirates.

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United Arab Emirates: Further information: Detained UAE ...
20 April 2011

Civil society activist and blogger, Ahmad Mansoor, and economist Nasser bin Ghaith, have now been questioned in Abu Dhabi by the Public Prosecutor ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/002/2011

Independent investigation urged into death of British detainee ...
15 April 2011

UAE must ensure an impartial investigation into the death in custody of a British citizen.

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United Arab Emirates: Advocates of political reform detained ...
13 April 2011

Two civil society activists and an economist have been detained in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), apparently linked to their calls for political reform ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/2011

Amnesty International | UAE urged to disclose whereabouts of ...
9 February 2011

Amnesty International has called on the United Arab Emirates' authorities to disclose the legal status and whereabouts of a man arrested apparently ...

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UAE urged to disclose whereabouts of detained man ...
9 February 2011

Amnesty International calls on the United Arab Emirates' authorities to disclose the legal status and whereabouts of a man arrested apparently for expressing ...

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United Arab Emirates: Pakistani doctor released from UAE: Dr ...
16 June 2010

Dr Ayyaz Ali Khan was released by UAE police on 8 June 2010, after being detained without charge or trial for 65 days. The whereabouts of two other ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/004/2010

United Arab Emirates: Pakistani men disappeared after arrest ...
5 May 2010

Three Pakistani men, including a university professor of dentistry, have been missing since their arrest on 5 April 2010 in Ras al Khaimah in United Arab ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/003/2010

Action needed for Sudanese man missing in the UAE ...
23 April 2010

The family of a Sudanese businessman thought to be held by security forces in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have told Amnesty International of their ...

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