The 2013 Annual Report on
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According to a trusted source in Yemen, Iranian nationals Zia'ullah Pourahmari, Keyvan Qadari, Behrooz Rohaniand Sayfi Ibrahim Sayfi are at imminent risk of being ...
Urgent Action MDE 31/006/2008
Dr Mohamed al-Saqaf was released on 13 August 2008, on the condition that he reports to the authorities whenever required to do so.
Urgent Action MDE 31/005/2008
Dr Mohamed al-Saqaf, a lawyer and university lecturer, was arrested on 11 August 2008 by security forces at the airport in the capital, Sana'a. He is being held ...
Urgent Action MDE 31/004/2008
Ahmed 'Abdul Salaam 'Abdullah Qassim, who was sentenced to death in December 2005 for murder, has had all his appeals rejected. Now President 'Ali 'Abdullah Saleh ...
Urgent Action MDE 31/003/2008
In 2007 the world continued to move closer to the universal abolition of the capital punishment. A historical landmark is the resolution on a moratorium on executions ...
Report ACT 50/002/2008
Ahmed Omar bin Farid ; Hassan Baoom ; Ali Haitham al Gharib ; Ali Munasser Mohamed ;
Urgent Action MDE 31/002/2008
Since 2 April 2008 dozens of people protesting against being turned down for recruitment into the army have been arrested or injured by police dispersing their ...
At least five people were reportedly arrested by Yemeni security forces on 31 March and 1 April 2008 in the southern cities of Aden, al-Dhali', and Radfan. Most ...
Urgent Action MDE 31/001/2008
Khaled Abdu Ahmed Saleh al-Maqtari's story illustrates the global reach of the USA's secret detention network and provides chilling allegations of the deliberate ...
Report AMR 51/013/2008
In the latest edition of the Amnesty International Podcast, a selection of poems by Gunatánamo Bay detainees are read out.