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United Arab Emirates: Further information on fear of imminent execution: Khalid Mohammad Moussaji

, N° d'index: MDE 25/009/1996

The above was executed by firing squad on 15 October.

EXTERNAL AI Index: MDE 25/09/96
16 October 1996
Further information (2) on EXTRA 120/96 (MDE 25/06/96, 29 July 1996) and update
MDE 25/08/96, 10 October - Fear of Imminent Execution
UNITED ARAB EMIRATESKhalid Mohammad Moussaji, aged 40
Amnesty International has learned with regret that Khalid Mohammad Moussaji
was executed by firing squad on 15 October 1996. He had been sentenced to
death for the kidnap, rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl.
FURTHER RECOMMENDED ACTION: Please send telegrams/telexes/faxes/express/
airmail letters in English, Arabic or your own language:
- expressing dismay at the execution of Khalid Mohammad Moussaji;
- drawing attention to world trends to abolish or reduce the use of the death
penalty, the desirability of which was reaffirmed in Resolution 32/61 of 8
December 1977 of the United Nations General Assembly;
- reiterating appeals for the commutation of all outstanding death sentences
in the United Arab Emirates.
APPEALS TO:
His Highness
al-Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al-Nahyan
President of the United Arab Emirates
Ruler of Abu Dhabi
Manhal Palace
PO Box 280, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telexes: 22220 PALACE EM
Telegrams: President Al-Nahyan, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Salutation: Your Highness
His Highness
Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid al-Maktoum
Crown Prince
Ruler of Dubai
PO Box 899, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telexes: 23245
Telegrams: Crown Prince, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Salutation: Your Highness
His Excellency
General Dr Mohammad Saeed al-Badi
Minister of Interior
PO Box 398
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Faxes: +9712 415 688
Telegrams: Interior Minister, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Salutation: Your Excellency
COPIES TO: to diplomatic representatives of the United Arab Emirates accredited
to your country.
PLEASE SEND APPEALS IMMEDIATELY. Check with the International Secretariat,
or your section office, if sending appeals after 13 November 1996.

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