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UAE: Enforced disappearance/torture or other ill-treatment ...
30 May 2008

Pakistani national Rafat Usmani was arrested and detained on 28 May 2008 and says that he was tortured the same day. The authorities have since ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/003/2008

United Arab Emirates (UAE): Forcible return / Torture: 'Abd al ...
29 May 2008

The UAE authorities are planning to forcibly return 'Abd al-Rahman Abu Zaid to Syria, where he would be at risk of torture: he is understood to be a member ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/002/2008

USA: Who are the Guantánamo detainees? Case Sheet 25 ...
1 May 2008

Sanad al-Kazimi is a Yemeni national who has been held without charge or trial in Guantánamo Bay in Cuba for the past three and a half years. In total ...

Document       AMR 51/033/2008

UAE: UA 014/08 Enforced disappearance/ Fear of torture or ill ...
17 January 2008

Businessperson Alsadiq Siddiq Adam Abdullah, a Sudanese national and UK resident, has not been heard from since 5 November 2007. He was in ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/2008

United Arab Emirates (UAE): Further information on ...
5 October 2007

On 1 October, 'Abdullah Sultan al-Subaihat, aged 45, was sentenced to three years' imprisonment by the UAE's Federal Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/003/2007

United Arab Emirates (UAE): Flogging: "RA", teenage girl
28 June 2007

A teenage girl has reportedly been sentenced to receive 60 lashes for having "illicit sex". According to a local newspaper, the Supreme Court has upheld ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/002/2007

The Wire, June 2007. Vol. 37, No. 5
1 June 2007

1) 40 years of occupation 2) Systematic use of torture in Guinea 3) Access denied! Closing borders deprives refugees of their rights: Australia to 'swap ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2007

The Death Penalty Worldwide - Developments in 2006 (With ...
1 May 2007

The world continued to move closer to the universal abolition of capital punishment during 2006. By the end of the year 88 countries had abolished ...

Report       ACT 50/005/2007

United Arab Emirates: Incommunicado detention/fear of torture ...
6 March 2007

Agricultural engineer 'Abdullah Sultan al-Subaihat was arrested on 8 February by Amn al-Dawla (State Security) officers, at the agricultural administration ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/2007

The Wire, October 2006. Vol. 36, No.9.
30 September 2006

1) Government maligns Colombian activists 2) Will China honour its Olympic promises? 3) 3 October Focus on Africa - World Habitat Day 4) Thousands ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/009/2006