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Amnesty International | European Court stops deportation of ...
17 January 2012

The European Court of Human Rights' decision made public today halts the UK's planned deportation of Abu Qatada, a Jordanian national to Jordan ...

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European Court ruling on Abu Qatada deportation is ' ...
17 January 2012

Court says Jordanian cleric should not be deported but accepts UK's argument that 'diplomatic assurances' can mitigate the risk of torture.

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United Kingdom: European Court of Human Rights: Major ...
16 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. Index: EUR 45/002/2012. 16 January 2012. European Court of Human ...

PressItem       EUR 45/002/2012

Amnesty International | United Kingdom/Northern Ireland: A ...
13 January 2012

The UK governmentmust ensure accountability for the 1989 killing of Belfast solicitor Patrick Finucane after today's ruling by the High Court in Northern ...

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Joint statement on the United Kingdom's priorities and ...
4 November 2011

4 November 2011 AI Index: IOR 61/013/2011 JOINT STATEMENT ON THE UNITED KINGDOM'S PRIORITIES AND OBJECTIVES FOR ITS ...

Public Statement       IOR 61/013/2011

United Kingdom: A need for effective human rights protection ...
1 November 2011

In this submission Amnesty International comments on the implementation of recommendations that the United Kingdom supported during its previous ...

Report       EUR 45/021/2011

United Kingdom: Procurement of goods from Dow Chemical ...
24 October 2011

In this open letter Amnesty International expresses serious concern over the procurement of goods from Dow Chemical Company (Dow) by the London ...

Open Letter       EUR 45/019/2011

Amnesty International | Dow Olympic contract 'shocking' in ...
24 October 2011

Chemical giant Dow's high profile contract with London's 2012 Olympic Games is a slap in the face for the survivors of India's Bhopal poison gas disaster ...

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United Kingdom: Further information: Irish Travellers facing ...
21 October 2011

The residents of Dale Farm, Essex, UK, left their homes en masse on 20 October, in order to avoid confrontation with bailiffs contracted by Basildon Council ...

Urgent Action       EUR 45/020/2011

United Kingdom: Further information: Forced eviction of Irish ...
18 October 2011

Between 300 and 400 Irish Travellers living at Dale Farm in Cray's Hill, Essex, UK, face imminent forced eviction from their homes following a series ...

Urgent Action       EUR 45/018/2011