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Israel: Collective punishment will not bring the justice that ...
1 July 2014

The murder of three abducted Israeli teens deserves justice, something ill-served by the Israeli authorities' actions overnight and their ongoing practices ...

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Lebanon: Denied refuge: Palestinians from Syria seeking ...
1 July 2014

In May 2014 the Lebanese authorities put in place new requirements for Palestinian refugees from Syria trying to enter Lebanon. Many of the conditions ...

Report       MDE 18/002/2014

European Court ruling on full-face veils punishes women for ...
1 July 2014

Today's European Court of Human Rights judgment upholding a general ban on wearing full-face veils in public is deeply damaging, warned Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | Vietnam: Release of woman labour ...
30 June 2014

The early release of Do Thi Minh Hanh, a woman labour activist and prisoner of conscience, in Viet Nam is a positive step but authorities must now follow ...

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Further information: Sudan: Meriam Ibrahim released, other ...
30 June 2014

Meriam Yeyha Ibrahim, a Sudanese Christian and mother of two, was released from prison on 23 June after her sentence to flogging and death was ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/014/2014

Viet Nam: Restrictions on freedom of expression persist ...
30 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 41/001/2014. 30 June 2014. Restrictions on freedom ...

Public Statement       ASA 41/001/2014

Amnesty International | Senior Director for Fundraising and ...
30 June 2014

Julie Verhaar has been appointed Senior Director for Fundraising and Growth at Amnesty International, the human rights organization's International ...

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Further information: Sudan: Three activists in detention without ...
30 June 2014

Three Sudanese activists remain in detention without charge in Khartoum's Kober prison. Their family members say they show signs of having been ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/012/2014

Sudan: On Omar al-Bashir's 25th year in power, authorities ...
30 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AFR 54/015/2014. 30 June 2014. Sudan: On Omar al-Bashir's ...

Public Statement       AFR 54/015/2014

Further information: Sudan: Women's rights activist continues ...
30 June 2014

Amira Osman Hamed, a Sudanese women's rights activist, continues to face charges of 'indecent dress' for refusing to wear her headscarf. Charges against ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/013/2014