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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Statement on torture to the African Commission on Human ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International reported that despite widespread ratification ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/007/2014

Statement on the death penalty to the African Commission on ...
5 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International discussed the resumption of executions ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/002/2014

Statement on freedom of expression to the African ...
5 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International drew the Commission's attention to restrictions ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/009/2014

Statement on women's rights to the African Commission on ...
4 May 2014

At the 50th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International reported on the particular impact that ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/011/2014

Statement on human rights defenders to the African ...
4 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International raised concerns about the safety and ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/005/2014

Sudan: Obituary: Osman Hummaida
25 April 2014

Osman Hummaida, who died from a heart attack on 17 April 2014, was a vital, exuberant, passionate and dedicated human rights defender, and a central ...

Document       AFR 54/005/2014

Ethiopia: Further information: Opposition leaders denied ...
25 April 2014

Olbana Lelisa and Bekele Gerba are being denied medical treatment. The two men, political opposition leaders and prisoners of conscience, are reported ...

Urgent Action       AFR 25/001/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 19th ...
17 April 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/012/2014

Nigeria: Further information: Man who tweeted photos ...
15 April 2014

Yusuf Siyaka Onimisi was released by Nigerian authorities on the evening of 11 April, after being held incommunicado since 30 March. Yusuf had been ...

Urgent Action       AFR 44/007/2014

USA: Federal Court issues decision in conflict minerals case
14 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 51/024/2014. 14 April 2014. Federal Court Issues Decision ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/024/2014