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PRISONERS OF FAITH CAMPAIGN: Bahrain & Egypt

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Islamic Human Rights Commission
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15th June 1999

PRISONERS OF FAITH CAMPAIGN

FREE SHEIKH AL-JAMRI
Prisoner of Faith
BAHRAIN


Please write to the following calling for the immediate and unconditional release of Sheikh Al-Jamri, the leader Bahrain's Islamic opposition and all political detainees.

The Amir, Sheikh Isa bin Salman Al-Khalifa
Consultative Council

P.O. Box 2991
Manama, Bahrain
Telephone: (973) 714422
Fax: (973) 715715

Ministry of State for Cabinet Affairs

P.O. Box 100
Manama, Bahrain
Telephone: (973) 262266
Fax: (973) 277730


Ministry of Interior

P.O. Box 13
Manama, Bahrain
Telephone: (973) 272111
Fax: (973) 2262169


Ministry of State for Legal Affairs

P.O. Box 790, Manama, Bahrain, Telephone: (973) 259990, Fax: (973) 270303

For UK campaigners.
Please also write to the following asking for their intercession with the Bahraini authorities for the release of all those detained:

Rt. Hon. Robin Cook MP, Minster for Foreign and Commonwealth affairs, Old Admiralty Building, Pall Mall, London, SW1A 2AA

Your MP at: House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
For non-UK campaigners
Please write to your minister of foreign affairs, and member of parliament asking for their intercession on behalf of the detainees in Bahrain.

FREE MOHAMMED MAHDY OTHMAN AKEF
Prisoner of Faith
EGYPT


Campaigners for Muhhammad Mahdy Othman Akef in Egypt and all other prisoners of faith, please write to the Egyptian Embassy in your country asking for the release of all prisoners of faith.
Canada

Egyptian Embassy
454 Laurier Avenue East
Ottawa, Ontario KIN 6R3
Tel: (613) 234-4931 / 35/58

Egyptian Consulate -- Montreal
3754 Cote des Neiges
Montreal, Quebec H3H 7V6
(514) 937-7781/2

Ireland

Egyptian Embassy
12 Clyde Road
Dublin 4
Tel: (1) 606566 / 718

UK

Egyptian Embassy
26 South Street
London W1Y 6DD
Tel: (171) 499-2401



USA

Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt
3521 International CTM.W.
Washington DC, 20008
Tel: (202) 895-5400
Fax: (202) 224-4319/5131

Ambassador\'s Residence
2301 Massachussettes St.
NW Washington DC, 20008

Egyptian Consulate -- New York
1110 2nd Avenue
New York, New York 10022
Tel: (212) 759-7120/1/2

Egyptian Consulate -- London
2 Lowndes Street
London SW1
Tel: (171) 235-9777

Egyptian Consulate -- Chicago
30 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60603

Egyptian Consulate -- Houston
2000 West Loop South
Houston, Texas 77027
Tel: (713) 961-4915/6, 961-4407

Egyptian Consulate -- San Francisco
3001 Pacific Avenue
San Francisco, California 94115
Tel: (415) 346-9700/2


Please do contact us if you would like more information or have any suggestions. There is a special page on this prisoner on our website. Please let us know of your replies. Many thanks.


FREE NUREDDIN SIRIN AND BEKIR YILDIZ
Prisoners of Faith
TURKEY

Bekir Yildiz was the Islamist mayor of Sican. He was imprisoned in September 1997 for organising a Jerusalem Night demonstration. Nureddin Sirin, editor of Selam newspaper, is still incarcerated, serving a 17 and half year sentence for being an Islamist.

Please write to the Turkish Prime Minister Prime Minister:
Mesut YILMAZ
The Prime Minister\'s Office
Ankara
Turkey

The Minister of Justice
State Minister Mehmet BATALLÝ
Ministry of Justice Adalet Bakanligi
Ankara
Turkey

Telephone: 312 - 417 77 70 Fax: 312- 425 40 66

The Turkish Ambassador
43 Belgrave Square
London
SW1

Telephone 0171 393 0202

Please ask them to release Nureddin Sirin immediately.

Please also write to:
Mrs. Mary Robinson the United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights
asking her to intervene in this case. Her address is:

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Geneva
Switzerland

Fax: (+4122) 9170092

Please do contact us if you would like more information or have any suggestions. There is a special page on this prisoner on our website. Please let us know of your replies. Many thanks.



FREE SHEIKH OMER ABDERRAHMANE
Prisoner of Faith
USA

Please write to Sheikh Omer Abderrahmane, giving him your messages of support at MCFP-PO
Box 4000, Springfield, MO, 65801-4000, USA.

Please also write to the governor of the prison governor asking him to stop the harassmenet of Sheikh Omer Abderrahmane. The Sheikh has been abused, and mistreated by prison guards, and denied his basic rights of worship.

Please also write to the following:

US Secretary of State
Madelaine Albright at:
US Department of State
Washington, DC 20520-6810
Tel: 202-647-6575 (between 9:00 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. EST)

e-mail: secretary@state.gov


Bill Clinton, President of the USA, The White House Office, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC, 20500, USA


Please also write to Mrs. Mary Robinson, the United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights
asking her to intervene in this case. Her address is:

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Geneva Switzerland

Please do contact us if you would like more information or have any suggestions. There is a special page on this prisoner on our website. Please let us know of your replies. Many thanks.




FREE SHEIKH OBAID AND MUSTAFA DIRANI
Prisoners of Faith
Occupied Palestine

Thank you for supporting the Free Sheikh Obaid and Mustafa Dirani Campaign.

Please send a card, or letter of complaint asking for the release of Sheikh Obaid and Mustafa Dirani to the following people:

1. The Prime Minister Tony Blair MP, 10 Downing Street, London, SW1A 2AA.

2. Your MP, at the House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

3. Bill Clinton, President of the USA, The White House Office, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC, 20500, USA

4. Ehud Barak, c/o The Embassy of Israel, 2 Palace Green, Kensington, London, W8 4QB.

5. National broad sheet newspapers like The Guardian, or The Independent.

6. Muslim leaders across the world. You can get their addresses from their embassies in the UK.

If you want more information about the campaign, or have any suggestions, please contact us on 0181 931 1919, fax 0181 931 1920, e-mail: ihrc@dial.pipex.com.


You can also visit our website at the URL below, as well as visit the Free Sheikh Obaid homepage at:

http://members.tripod.com/~Bregava/obaid

and visit a special page on Mustafa Dirani.

PO Box 598, Wembley, London, HA0 4XX, United Kingdom
Telephone: (+44) 181 902 0888 Fax: (+44) 181 902 0889
e-mail: ihrc@dial.pipex.com
web: http://www.ihrc.org

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