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Afghanistan: 'Reprehensible' attacks underscore urgent need ...
12 December 2014

The recent wave of attacks on civilians by the Taliban and other armed groups in Afghanistan are reprehensible acts which underscore the new Afghan ...

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Russian Federation: Further information: Protect Dagestani ...
11 December 2014

Two lawyers in the North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan, Russia, face renewed threats in relation to their work on a high profile murder case. One ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/053/2014

Sudan: Opposition leaders detained, risk torture
11 December 2014

Opposition leader Farouk Abu Issa and civil society activist Dr Amin Maki Medani were arrested on 6 December by agents of the Sudanese National ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/024/2014

John Jeanette Solstad Remø: Open secret | Amnesty ...
11 December 2014

Submarine captain John Remø was careful to hide all the evidence, stashing the women's clothes in the cellar. It would take another 30 years before ...

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USA: Further information: Missouri carries out tenth execution ...
11 December 2014

Paul Goodwin was executed in Missouri in the early hours of 10 December, Human Rights Day, for the murder of Joan Crotts, committed in 1998.

Urgent Action       AMR 51/061/2014

CAR: Failure to effectively investigate war crimes fuels further ...
11 December 2014

The failure of the Central African Republic authorities and the United Nations to effectively investigate war crimes is perpetuating the cycle of violence ...

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Bahrain: Further information: A year in prison for "insulting the ...
11 December 2014

Ahmad Mshaima' has been sentenced to one year in prison for publicly insulting the King of Bahrain. He is also being tried in another case, charged ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/050/2014

Amnesty International | CAR: Failure to effectively investigate ...
11 December 2014

The failure of the Central African Republic authorities and the United Nations to effectively investigate war crimes is perpetuating the cycle of violence ...

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Saudi Arabia: Two women arrested for driving
11 December 2014

Two Saudi Arabian women have been arrested for driving. Loujain al-Hathloul and Mayssa al-Amoudi, both supporters of the campaign for women's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/037/2014

Egypt: Syrian-Palestinian refugees risk deportation
11 December 2014

Two Syrian-Palestinian refugees are at imminent risk of being deported to either Gaza or Syria. They are also about to be transferred to a guarded room ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/069/2014