Conditions de détention

Égypte. Des dizaines de civils soumis à une disparition forcée risquent la torture dans une prison militaire

Des dizaines de civils victimes d’une disparition forcée sont maintenus depuis des mois en détention secrète dans un camp militaire égyptien, où leurs geôliers leur font subir des actes de torture et d’autres formes de mauvais traitements afin de leur faire « avouer » des crimes, selon de nouvelles informations choquantes recueillies par Amnesty International. Des dizaines de civils victimes d’une disparition forcée sont maintenus depuis des mois en détention secrète dans un camp militaire égyptien, où leurs geôliers leur font subir des actes de torture

Egypt: Dozens of disappeared civilians face ongoing torture at military prison

Dozens of civilians have been subjected to enforced disappearance and held for months in secret detention at an Egyptian military camp, where they are subjected to torture and other ill-treatment to make them confess to crimes, according to shocking new evidence gathered by Amnesty International.  Dozens of

يجب على إيران أن تحقق في أحداث "الخميس الأسود" الوحشية التي وقعت داخل سجن إيفين - 15 mai 2014

Headline Title:  يجب على إيران أن تحقق في أحداث "الخميس الأسود" الوحشية التي وقعت داخل سجن إيفين تعرض السجناء السياسيون وسجناء الرأي في القسم 350 من سجن إيفين في إيران للاعتداء والضرب وغير ذلك من ضروب سوء المعاملة، وحُرم المصابون منهم من الحصول على الرعاية الطبية الم تعرض السجناء السياسيون وسجناء الرأي في القسم 350 من سجن إيفين في إيران للاعتداء والضرب وغير ذلك من ضروب سوء المعاملة، وحُرم المصابون منهم من الحصول على الرعاية الطبية الملائمة، وذلك وفق ما جاء في تقرير موجز جديد تنشره منظمة العفو الدولية حول أحداث 17 أبريل/ نيسان التي أطلق الناشطون المحليون عليها اسم أحداث "الخميس الأسود" Media Node:  Evin prison AR Story Location:  Iran 32° 54' 49.3884" N, 53° 2' 31.1712" E “لقد لجأ مسؤولو الأمن إلى استخدام مستويات مروعة من الوحشية لقمع احتجاج نزلاء سجن إيفين، حيث اعتدوا عليهم بالضرب والسحل على الأرض وكيل الشتائم لهم. وإن تعريض السجناء لهذا الشكل من أشكال سوء المعاملة يمثل سوء استخدام فادح للسلطات الممنوحة لمسؤولي السجن ” Source:  سعيد بوميدوحة نائب مدير برنامج الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا بمنظمة العفو الدولية Date:  Je, 15/05/2014

Iran must investigate 'Black Thursday' brutality at Evin Prison - 15 mai 2014

Headline Title:  Iran must investigate 'Black Thursday' brutality at Evin Prison   Political prisoners and prisoners of conscience at Section 350 of Iran’s Evin prison were subjected to assault, beatings and other ill-treatment, with some of those injured denied access to adequate medical care, according to a new briefing published by Amnesty International about the events of 17 April, which has become known as “Black Thursday” by local activists.  Media Node:  Evin prison Story Location:  Iran 32° 54' 49.3884" N, 53° 2' 31.1712" E “Security officials responded with an appalling level of brutality to the protest at Evin prison, beating prisoners, dragging them along the floor and verbally insulting them. Subjecting prisoners to such ill-treatment is a gross abuse of a prison official’s power ” Source:  Said Boumedouha, Deputy Director of Amnesty International’s Middle East and North Africa Programme Date:  Je, 15/05/2014 URL:  “Justice is an Alien Word”: Ill-treatment of political prisoners in Evin prison Description:  Read the briefing.

Chine. Il faut que cessent les persécutions visant un dignitaire religieux ouïghour

Les persécutions incessantes visant un dignitaire religieux ouïghour doivent s’arrêter, a déclaré Amnesty International en appelant les autorités chinoises à révéler pourquoi la peine d’emprisonnement d’Abdukiram Abduveli a été prolongée pour la cinquième fois. •Abdukiram Abduveli devait être libéré en 2002 mais a vu sa peine prolongée à plusieurs reprises. •Ce dignitaire musulman est gravement malade et poursuit sa grève de la faim.

China: End persecution of detained Uighur religious leader after prison term increased for fifth time

The relentless persecution of an ethnic Uighur religious leader must stop, said Amnesty International, as it called on the Chinese authorities to disclose why Abdukiram Abduveli’s prison term has been increased for a fifth time.  • Abdukiram Abduveli was due to be released in 2002 but has repeatedly had his jail term increased

China: End persecution of detained Uighur religious leader after prison term increased for fifth time - 23 avril 2014

Headline Title:  China: End persecution of detained Uighur religious leader after prison term increased for The relentless persecution of an ethnic Uighur religious leader must stop, said Amnesty International, as it called on the Chinese authorities to disclose why Abdukiram Abduveli’s prison term has b The relentless persecution of an ethnic Uighur religious leader must stop, said Amnesty International, as it called on the Chinese authorities to disclose why Abdukiram Abduveli’s prison term has been increased for a fifth time.   Media Node:  Abdukiram Abduveli En un coup d'œil:  Abdukiram Abduveli was due to be released in 2002 but has repeatedly had his jail term increasedMuslim religious leader is critically ill as hunger strike continues  Story Location:  China 37° 45' 49.5612" N, 91° 13' 49.6884" E “The Chinese authorities appear to be singling out Abdukiram Abduveli for his refusal to stop practicing his religion. The authorities must immediately explain on what grounds they are continuing to imprison him. ” Source:  Anu Kultalahti, China Researcher at Amnesty International Date:  Me, 23/04/2014

ينبغي على السلطات المصرية الإفراج عن ثلاثة نشطاء سُجنوا بموجب القانون القمعي الجديد بشأن التظاهر - 4 avril 2014

Headline Title:  ينبغي على السلطات المصرية الإفراج عن ثلاثة نشطاء سُجنوا بموجب القانون القمعي بشأن التظاهر قالت منظمة العفو الدولية اليوم إنه يتعين على السلطات المصرية إلغاء أحكام الإدانة الصادرة ضد ثلاثة من منتقدي الحكومة، حيث حُكم عليهم بالسجن ثلاث سنوات بتهمة المشاركة في مظ يتعين على السلطات المصرية إلغاء أحكام الإدانة الصادرة ضد ثلاثة من منتقدي الحكومة، حيث حُكم عليهم بالسجن ثلاث سنوات بتهمة المشاركة في مظاهرة "بدون ترخيص"، وأضافت المنظمة إنه يتعين الإفراج عنهم فوراً ودون قيد أو شرط Media Node:  egypt AR Twitter Tag:  egypt Story Location:  Royaume-Uni 27° 59' 57.3072" N, 29° 21' 19.6884" E See map: Google Maps “من المؤسف أن يُزج الآن بنشطاء بارزين خلف قضبان السجون في مصر لمجرد مشاركتهم في مظاهرات، بالرغم من أن المظاهرات الحاشدة في عام 2011 كانت القوة الدافعة للتغيير” Source:  حسيبة حاج صحراوي، نائبة مدير "قسم الشرق الأوسط وشمال إفريقيا

Egypt must release three activists jailed under repressive new protest law - 4 avril 2014

Headline Title:  Egypt must release three activists jailed under repressive new protest law Egypt must overturn the convictions of three government critics sentenced to three years in jail for taking part in an “unauthorized” protest and immediately and unconditionally release them, Amnes Egypt must overturn the convictions of three government critics jailed for taking part in an “unauthorized” protest and immediately and unconditionally release them. Media Node:  egypt Twitter Tag:  egypt Story Location:  United Kingdom 27° 59' 57.3072" N, 29° 21' 19.6884" E See map: Google Maps “It is a depressing sign that in Egypt, where in 2011 mass protests were the driving force for change, prominent activists are now being thrown behind bars merely for taking part in demonstrations.” Source:  Amnesty International's Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui

UN: Mexico must address dire human rights situation with concrete actions not rhetoric - 19 mars 2014

Headline Title:  UN: Mexico must address dire human rights situation with concrete actions not rhetoric Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation in the country, Amnesty International said Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation in the country. Media Node:  mexico Twitter Tag:  Mexico Story Location:  Mexico 21° 47' 54.474" N, 101° 57' 4.0464" W “Effective long-lasting measures have to be taken to address ongoing patterns of disappearances, torture, arbitrary detentions as well as routine attacks on men and women defending human rights, journalists and migrants. Mexico must not fail again to uphold its commitments to the international community. ” Source:  Salil Shetty, Amnesty International’s Secretary General. URL:  Amnesty International calls on Mexico’s President to confront critical human rights situation Description:  News Story, 18 February 2014. URL:  Mexico: Human rights challenges facing Mexico: Amnesty International memorandum to President Enrique Peña Nieto Description:  Memorandum, 18 February 2014. URL:  Mexico: First they came for the human rights defenders and journalists. Who will speak out? Description:  Blog, 21 February 2014. URL:  The long and winding road for migrants in Mexico Description:  Blog, 19 February 2014. URL:  Looking Into the Shadows for Mexico’s Disappeared Description:  Blog, 18 February 2014.