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Yemen: Further information: Activist released
14 January 2011

Zahra Salih was released on 11 January 2011. She had been held incommunicado for over two months. She is an activist in the Southern ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/001/2011

Yemen: Further information: Juvenile offenders at risk of ...
14 January 2011

Amnesty International has received information that alleged juvenile offenders Muhammed Taher Thabet Samoum and Fuad Ahmed Ali Abdulla are ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/002/2011

Yemen: Further information: Halt to execution of juvenile ...
20 December 2010

An alleged juvenile offender in Yemen has had his execution halted, and his case will now be re-examined by the courts. Another alleged juvenile offender ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/017/2010

Yemen: Juvenile offenders sentenced to death
17 December 2010

Amnesty International has received information that the President of Yemen has signed the death sentences of two alleged juvenile offenders. One of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/016/2010

Yemen: Female activist detained incommunicado: Zahra Salih
16 December 2010

Zahra Salih, an activist in the Southern Movement in Yemen, has been held incommunicado since 8 November. She is at risk of being tortured or suffering ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/015/2010

Yemen: Political activist detained incommunicado
2 December 2010

A leader of a political opposition group in southern Yemen has been held in incommunicado detention since 9 November 2010. Amnesty International ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/014/2010

Wikileaks cable corroborates evidence of US airstrikes in ...
1 December 2010

A leaked cable confirms images released by Amnesty International showing that the US military carried out a missile strike in south Yemen that killed ...

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Yemen: Further information: Three men at imminent risk of ...
5 November 2010

Three men in Yemen had their death sentences sent to the President for ratification in mid-October. If the sentences are ratified by the President, they ...

Urgent Action       MDE 31/013/2010

Human rights are key to the MDGs, by Salil Shetty: Yemen
1 October 2010

AI Index: POL 39/008/2010. October 2010. Human rights are key to the MDGs: Yemen. by Salil Shetty. Twelve-year-old Fauzia ...

PressItem       POL 39/008/2010

The Wire October 2010. Vol. 40, Issue 005
1 October 2010

1) A daily battle for survival in Haiti 2) LiveWire: Burundi: A question of justice; Omar Khadr: Trial begins, but will it continue?; Amnesty International goes ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2010