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Gambia: Further information: Journalists' case to be decided ...
30 October 2014

Gambian journalists Musa Sheriff and Sainey MK Marenah will have their case decided by a magistrate on 3 November. They could be jailed for up to ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/013/2014

South Sudan: Joint letter to President Kiir on accession to CAT ...
30 October 2014

In this open letter South Sudanese and international organizations, urge the President of South Sudan to ensure that instruments of accession to the ...

Open Letter       AFR 65/014/2014

Nigeria: Further information: Released after 19 years on death ...
28 October 2014

Thankgod Ebhos was released after the signing of a release order by the Governor of Kaduna State. He had been on death row in southern Nigeria's ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/028/2014

Ethiopia: Case studies to accompany Amnesty International ...
28 October 2014

Case studies to accompany Amnesty International report. 'Because I Am Oromo': Sweeping Repression in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. ...

Report       AFR 25/008/2014

Ethiopia: 'Because I am Oromo': Sweeping repression in the ...
28 October 2014

Between 2011 and 2014, at least 5000 Oromos have been arrested based on their actual or suspected peaceful opposition to the government. These ...

Report       AFR 25/006/2014

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Rescind expulsion of UN ...
27 October 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 62/002/2014. 24 October 2014. DRC: Rescind expulsion ...

Public Statement       AFR 62/002/2014

Somalia: Forced returns to south and central Somalia ...
23 October 2014

Amnesty International considers that forced returns to south and central Somalia amount to a violation of international law. Amnesty International is seriously ...

Report       AFR 52/005/2014

Gambia: Serious danger of reprisals against Gambians ...
16 October 2014

Amnesty International believes there is a real risk of reprisals against Gambians who seek to engage with the upcoming UPR examination for Gambia ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/012/2014

Uganda: Rule by law: Discriminatory legislation and ...
16 October 2014

The Ugandan government has enacted repressive and discriminatory legislation intensifying restrictions on free expression, association and assembly ...

Report       AFR 59/006/2014

South Sudan: Comments on the 8 October 2014 Draft National ...
14 October 2014

Amnesty International, Community Empowerment for Progress Organization (CEPO), The Enough Project, Human Rights Watch, South Sudan Action ...

Document       AFR 65/013/2014