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Further information on UA 257/93 (MDE 28/09/93, 5 August) ...
12 August 1993

Ali and Tahar Derouiche were released without charge on 8 August 1993 after 20 days in incommunicado detention. Two other brothers, Mohieddine ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/011/1993

UA 257/93 - Algeria: fear of torture in prolonged ...
4 August 1993

Mohieddine Derouiche, a former Imam and a member of the banned Islamic Salvation Front (FIS), and his brothers Ali and Tahar, were arrested on 19 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/009/1993

Weekly update service 65/93
17 June 1993

1. Algeria: Amnesty International gravely concerned by rising tide of political killings. 2. Human rights organizations protest as Myanmar speaks at World ...

Report       NWS 11/065/1993

UA 174/93 - Algeria: death penalty: 41 people sentenced to ...
26 May 1993

On 26 May 1993 41 people were sentenced to death by the special court in Algiers in two separate trials, in connection with terrorist attacks, including ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/008/1993

Algeria: Deteriorating human rights under the state of ...
2 March 1993

This report describes violations of human rights by government forces during the state of emergency proclaimed for 12 months on 9 February 1992. AI ...

Report       MDE 28/004/1993

Further information on UA 146/92 (MDE 28/02/92, 7 May and ...
16 February 1993

Aissa Messaoudi, Bechir Rezig, Khalid Khessous and Jamal Bou Djelkha have been executed. The other eight prisoners named above have had their ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/007/1993

Weekly Update Service 10/93
9 February 1993

1. Sudan: Mass killings, ethnic displacement and other gross human rights violations continue in Sudan; 2. Algeria: Increasing human rights violations ...

Report       NWS 11/010/1993

Further information on UA 146/92 (MDE 28/02/92, 7 May) ...
27 January 1993

On 14 January 1993 the Algerian Supreme Court confirmed the death sentences passed on the first 12 named above. They had been sentenced ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/005/1993

Further information on UA 03/93 (MDE 28/01/93, 6 January) ...
19 January 1993

Djamaleddine Hamadi was released around 12 January. He had been held incommunicado since 19 December 1992.

Urgent Action       MDE 28/003/1993

Further information on UA 152/92 (MDE 28/03/92, 8 May and ...
12 January 1993

Noureddine Rahmoune and Ahmed Fodhil, both military personnel, were executed on 11 January 1992. They had been sentenced to death by the military ...

Urgent Action       MDE 28/002/1993