1. Djibouti: Amnesty International criticizes convictions by security tribunal and appeals for release of prisoners of conscience (including Ali Aref); 2. Burundi: Amnesty International calls for an end to impunity for security forces; 3. Liberia: Risk of human rights violations as conflict increases; 4. Europe: European Community “stacking the deck” against genuine asylum seekers. 5. Iraq: Marsh Arabs still persecuted, UN should monitor human rights on-site. 6. East Timor: Amnesty International’s request to visit East Timor rejected by Indonesian Government.