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Northern Iraq: Civilians in the line of fire
14 July 2014

The takeover in early June by the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) of Mosul, Iraq's second largest city, and other towns and villages in north-western ...

Report       MDE 14/007/2014

Iraq: Evidence of spiralling sectarian killings and abductions ...
14 July 2014

A new briefing sheds light on a growing pattern of sectarian killings and abductions by the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham since the group seized ...

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Amnesty International | Ethiopia: End the onslaught on dissent ...
11 July 2014

The Ethiopian authorities must halt their continuing onslaught on dissent, Amnesty International said today, after the arrest of four more opposition party ...

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He said 'Pray now, I'm going to kill you' and then he slit my ...
11 July 2014

Hanna, a pro-Ukrainian activist, describes how she was abducted and tortured by members of a separatist armed group in Donetsk.

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Ukraine: Mounting evidence of abduction and torture ...
11 July 2014

Amnesty International has gathered graphic and compelling evidence of savage beatings and other torture meted out against activists, protesters and ...

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Iran: Juvenile offender at risk of execution in Iran: Rasoul ...
11 July 2014

Iranian juvenile offender Rasoul Holoumi is at risk of execution for allegedly causing fatal injuries to a boy in a fight. He was 17 years old at the time. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/040/2014

Amnesty International | Russia: Conviction against activist ...
11 July 2014

The conviction against a peaceful Russian activist who was released from a closed psychiatric institution today must be overturned.

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Amnesty International | Ukraine: Mounting evidence of ...
11 July 2014

Amnesty International has gathered graphic and compelling evidence of savage beatings and other torture meted out against activists, protesters and ...

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Amnesty International | Israel/Gaza: UN must impose arms ...
11 July 2014

Amnesty International is calling for a UN-mandated international investigation into violations committed on all sides amidst ongoing Israeli air strikes ...

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Amnesty International | UK rushes through invasive ...
11 July 2014

Amnesty International and Privacy International have accused the UK government of trying to rush through legislation in an attempt to deflect from ...

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