Gambia

La Gambie doit libérer immédiatement trois opposants déclarés coupables de sédition

Les autorités gambiennes doivent annuler les condamnations pour sédition prononcées contre trois membres d’un parti d’opposition et les libérer immédiatement et sans condition, a déclaré Amnesty International. Les autorités gambiennes doivent annuler les condamnations pour sédition prononcées contre trois membres d’un parti d’opposition et les libérer immédiatement et sans condition, a déclaré Amnesty In

The Gambia must immediately release three opposition members convicted of sedition

The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must be quashed and the authorities must release them immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty International said. The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must be quashed and the authorities must release them immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty International said.

The Gambia must immediately release three opposition members convicted of sedition - 18 December 2013

Headline Title:  The Gambia must immediately release three opposition members The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must be quashed and the authorities must release them immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty International said. The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must be quashed and the authorities must release them immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty International said. Media Node:  Gambia UDP Story Location:  Gambia 13° 27' 17.1" N, 16° 34' 37.1856" W “These convictions confirm exactly what the opposition has claimed all along: that the Gambian government persecutes its opponents. Charges of sedition and false information are being used to curtail freedom of expression and legitimate dissent” Source:  Aster van Kregten, Deputy Africa Director at Amnesty International Date:  Wed, 18/12/2013 URL:  The Gambia: Release political opponents who made TV ‘confessions’ under torture Description:  News story, 22 October 2013

Gambie. Il faut libérer des opposants politiques dont les « aveux » obtenus sous la torture ont été diffusés à la télévision

Les autorités gambiennes doivent abandonner les charges de sédition retenues contre trois opposants politiques et les remettre en liberté immédiatement, a déclaré Amnesty International, faisant valoir que selon certaines allégations les trois hommes ont été torturés pour leur extorquer des « aveux » diffusés à la télévision nationale. Les autorités gambiennes doivent abandonner les charges de sédition retenues contre trois opposants politiques et les remettre en liberté immédiatement, a déclaré Amnesty International, faisant val

The Gambia: Release political opponents who made TV ‘confessions’ under torture

Sedition charges must be dropped against three political opponents in The Gambia to make way for their immediate release, Amnesty International said, pointing to allegations the three men were tortured to “confess” on national TV. Sedition charges must be dropped against three political opponents in The Gambia to make way for their immediate release, Amnesty International said, pointing to allegations the three men were tort

The Gambia: Release political opponents who made TV ‘confessions’ under torture - 22 October 2013

Headline Title:  The Gambia: Release political opponents who made TV ‘confessions’ under torture Sedition charges must be dropped against three political opponents in The Gambia to make way for their immediate release, Amnesty International said, pointing to allegations the three men were tort Sedition charges must be dropped against three political opponents in The Gambia to make way for their immediate release, Amnesty International said, pointing to allegations the three men were tortured to “confess” on national TV. Media Node:  Gambia Story Location:  Gambia 12° 11' 48.6996" N, 13° 26' 50.1576" W “In The Gambia, criticizing the government often carries an enormous cost. Forcing political opponents to ‘confess’ to crimes on national TV seems to be the latest callous strategy by the authorities to prevent anyone from criticizing them. ” Source:  Lisa Sherman Nikolaus, Amnesty International’s The Gambia researcher. URL:  The Gambia: New bill stifles online dissent Description:  News, 5 July 2013 URL:  Activist freed - journalist still missing in The Gambia Description:  News, 14 May 2013

Gambie. Un nouveau projet de loi réprime la dissidence sur Internet

En Gambie, un nouveau projet de loi prévoyant de longues peines de prison et de lourdes amendes pour les personnes critiquant sur Internet des représentants du gouvernement représente une attaque scandaleuse contre la liberté d'expression, a déclaré Amnesty International. En Gambie, un nouveau projet de loi prévoyant de longues peines de prison et de lourdes amendes pour les personnes critiquant sur Internet des représentants du gouvernement représente une attaque s

The Gambia: New bill stifles online dissent

A new bill in the Gambia which could impose lengthy prison sentences and hefty fines for criticising government officials on the internet is an outrageous attack on freedom of expression, Amnesty International said. A new bill in the Gambia which could impose lengthy prison sentences and hefty fines for criticising government officials on the internet is an outrageous attack on freedom of expression, Amnesty I

The Gambia: New bill stifles online dissent - 5 July 2013

Headline Title:  The Gambia: New bill stifles online dissent A new bill in the Gambia which could impose lengthy prison sentences and hefty fines for criticising government officials on the internet is an outrageous attack on freedom of expression, Amnesty I A new bill in the Gambia could impose lengthy prison sentences and hefty fines for criticising government officials on the internet. Media Node:  the gambia Story Location:  Gambia 12° 26' 14.2512" N, 13° 42' 39.3768" W “By attempting to repress dissent even on the internet, the new bill takes the restriction of freedom of expression in the Gambia to a shocking new level. ” Source:  Lucy Freeman, Africa Deputy Ditrector at Amnesty International. URL:  Activist freed - journalist still missing in The Gambia Description:  News, 14 May 2013 URL:  Life on death row: ‘They had no idea they were going to be executed’ Description:  News, 18 April 2013

Gambie: un militant a été libéré mais on reste sans nouvelle d'un journaliste - 14 May 2013

Headline Title:  Gambie : il faut respecter la liberté d'expression Un militant gambien placé en détention par les autorités après avoir pacifiquement exprimé son opinion vient d'être libéré, mais on est toujours sans nouvelle d'un journaliste « disparu » Un militant gambien placé en détention par les autorités après avoir pacifiquement exprimé son opinion vient d'être libéré, mais on est toujours sans nouvelle d'un journaliste « disparu » depuis sept ans. Media Node:  The Gambia_fr Story Location:  Gambia 16° 47' 25.8756" N, 14° 45' 56.25" W

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