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Bahrain: Two boys among those held after protest
7 August 2012

Two men and two boys under the age of 18 are currently held in a prison in Bahrain after they participated in a protest. None had access to family members ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/049/2012

Bahrain: Activist facing trial in Bahrain detained: Zainab Al ...
6 August 2012

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was arrested on 2 August 2012 and has been charged for allegedly tearing up a picture of Bahrain's King. Her detention ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/047/2012

Iran: Further information: Execution looms for Saeed Sedeghi
3 August 2012

Saeed Sedeghi, a shop worker sentenced to death for a drugs offence, appears to be at imminent risk of execution. He was transferred from Tehran's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/056/2012

Israel/OPT: Further information: Prisoner in need of urgent ...
2 August 2012

Former hunger-striker Akram Rikhawi received his third visit from an independent doctor on 25 July. However, recommendations that he receive ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/045/2012

Iran: Amnesty International's submission to the Commission ...
2 August 2012

This submission to the Commission on the Status of Women (the Commission) is intended to draw the Commission's attention to the continuing pattern ...

Report       MDE 13/054/2012

Bahrain: Amnesty International Tunisia holds a conference on ...
2 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 02 August 2012. Index: MDE 11/046/2012. Amnesty International Tunisia ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/046/2012

Syria: All-out repression: Purging dissent in Aleppo, Syria
1 August 2012

Since anti-government protests intensified in Aleppo in early 2012, Syria's security forces and armed militias working alongside them have responded ...

Report       MDE 24/061/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Nine medics: court decision due ...
31 July 2012

Bahrain's Court of Cassation announced on 30 July that it would deliver its decision in the case of the medics who have challenged a Court of Appeals ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/045/2012

UAE: Further information: More activists detained; risk of ...
30 July 2012

At least 14 more political activists have been detained since 18 July in an ongoing wave of arrests in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Their location, ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/007/2012

Oman: Peaceful activists face prison in Oman
25 July 2012

At least seven activists have been sentenced to imprisonment and over 20 charged with offences related merely to peacefully exercising their rights to ...

Urgent Action       MDE 20/002/2012