June 8, 2012
Former presidential secretary Abed Hamoud's hanging takes the total number of executions in Iraq in the first half of 2012 to at least 70.
May 25, 2012
Four men who were previously being held incommunicado in Iraq now have access to their lawyers and relatives.
January 30, 2012
Two women working for Iraq's vice-president have been arrested and are being held incommunicado.
November 17, 2011
Eleven people including two foreign nationals convicted of terrorism-related offences were hanged in Baghdad on Wednesday.