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July 18, 2011
The five senior officials, who were transferred from US to Iraqi custody last week could be put to death within a month.
July 6, 2011

Dargham Mahdi al-Zaidi, a pro-reform activist aged around 30, was released on 3 July. He was apparently told that he must stop taking part in anti-government protests.

June 29, 2011
Authorities in Iraq's Kurdistan region are urged to investigate attacks on those linked to protests calling for political reform.
Press Release
June 1, 2011

Amnesty International has called on the Iraqi authorities to end their clampdown on peaceful protests following the arrest of 15 pro-reform activists in Baghdad in recent days.

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