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Cameroon urged to release men jailed for alleged ...
24 November 2011

A Cameroonian court has sentenced three men to five years in prison for alleged homosexuality.

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Amnesty International | Cameroon urged to release men jailed ...
24 November 2011

The Cameroonian authorities must immediately release two men who have been sentenced to five years in prison by a court in Yaounde for homosexual ...

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Cameroon: Jean-Claude Roger Mbede: Letter Writing ...
10 November 2011

Demand the immediate and unconditional release of Jean-Claude Roger Mbede, who is serving a three-year prison sentence in Cameroon, solely ...

Document       AFR 17/005/2011

Wire, October/November 2011. Vol. 41, issue 05
1 October 2011

1) The Agenda 2) Up Front: Amnesty archives support case against Haiti's former dictator 3) No help from Europe 4) Police in the Dominican Republic ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2011

Cameroon: End 'discriminatory' anti-gay laws | Amnesty ...
26 September 2011

Cameroon must release all individuals held under a discriminatory law that criminalizes consensual same-sex relations.

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Amnesty International | Cameroon: End 'discriminatory' anti ...
26 September 2011

The Cameroonian authorities must end the persecution of gays and lesbians and repeal laws that criminalize consensual same-sex relations, five human ...

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Cameroonian men detained for “homosexuality” | Amnesty ...
15 August 2011

Two men arrested on charges of homosexuality face risk of ill-treatment in Cameroonian prison.

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Cameroonian man jailed for homosexuality
3 June 2011

Jean-Claude Roger Mbede has been sentenced to 36 months in prison for homosexuality, a criminal offence under Section 347a of the Cameroonian ...

Urgent Action       AFR 17/003/2011

Cameroon: Further information: Cameroonian writer released ...
6 May 2011

Cameroonian writer Bertrand Zepherin Teyou was released on 29 April. He had been imprisoned since November 2010 after writing a book about the ...

Urgent Action       AFR 17/002/2011

Cameroonian writer held in harsh conditions: Bernard ...
12 April 2011

Bernard Zepherin Teyou is a Cameroonian writer, held as a prisoner of conscience for writing a book about the President's wife. His health is ...

Urgent Action       AFR 17/001/2011