United Arab Emirates (83)
Feb 21 2019 2:23pm
Urgent Action outcome: Jordanian journalist released
On 12 February 2019, Jordanian journalist and poet, Tayseer Salman al-...
Feb 21 2019 10:17am
Urgent Action: Baloch activist held incommunicado
On 26 December 2018, Emirati security forces detained Pakistani nation...
Feb 6 2019 12:00am
UAE arming militias in Yemen with weapons from Western countries - new investigation
Militias with atrocious human rights records seen wielding weaponry fr...
Jan 24 2019 1:48pm
Urgent Action outcome: Human rights defender’s 10-year sentence upheld
On 31 December 2018, prominent human rights defender, Ahmed Mansoor, h...
Jan 4 2019 3:40pm
Urgent Action update: Verdict for human rights defender
On 31 December 2018 the State Security Chamber of the Federal Supreme ...
Dec 31 2018 12:19pm
UAE: 10-year prison sentence upheld for prominent human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor
Responding to today’s decision by the Federal Supreme Court in the Uni...
Dec 21 2018 4:01pm
Urgent Action update: Hunger-striking academic in critical condition
Dr Nasser bin Ghaith’s health has severely deteriorated. The prominent...
Dec 20 2018 1:00pm
UAE: jailed economist's health failing after prolonged hunger strike
Prominent academic Dr Nasser bin Ghaith was jailed for ten years f...
Nov 23 2018 4:54pm
UAE: call on Grand Prix drivers and fans to tweet support for jailed student Matthew Hedges
Abu Dhabi F1 race this weekend will see Emirati authorities attempting...
Nov 21 2018 5:44pm
UAE: life sentence for PhD student is 'terrible news'
British national Matthew Hedges convicted of ‘spying’ in relation to h...