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Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF CHAD

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Chad/CAR: New humanitarian crisis for those fleeing violence ...
5 March 2014

Thousands of people forced to flee the violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) are now facing another humanitarian catastrophe in neighbouring ...

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Chad: In the name of security? Arrests, detentions and ...
24 October 2013

Freedom of expression has been severely restricted in Chad for many years. Successive governments have used arbitrary arrests and detention without ...

Report       AFR 20/007/2013

Amnesty International | Chad: Repressive tactics against ...
24 October 2013

Killings, enforced disappearances, illegal detention and arbitrary arrests of critics of the government are far too frequent in Chad and must come to an ...

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Chad: Further information: Topona released, but still in danger ...
28 August 2013

Journalist Eric Topona, Secretary General of the Union of Chadian Journalists (UJT), was released on 19 August, after receiving a three-year suspended ...

Urgent Action       AFR 20/006/2013

Chad: Further information: Jean Laokole freed with ...
28 August 2013

Writer and humanitarian worker Jean Laokole was released on 19 August after receiving a three-year suspended prison sentence from the N'Djamena ...

Urgent Action       AFR 20/005/2013

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 17th ...
31 July 2013

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

Report       IOR 41/012/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
11 July 2013

For the 17th session of Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Amnesty International has continued to focus on the paramount importance of implementation ...

Report       IOR 41/011/2013

Chad: Journalist arrested, risks torture
8 May 2013

Journalist Eric Topona, Secretary General of the Union of Chadian Journalists (UJT) was arrested on 6 May and transferred to Am Sinene prison in the ...

Urgent Action       AFR 20/004/2013

Chad: Further information: Jean Laokolé charged and ...
16 April 2013

Writer and humanitarian worker Jean Laokolé was transferred to the Am Sinene detention centre in the Chadian capital, N'Djamena, on 25 March. He ...

Urgent Action       AFR 20/002/2013

Africa: Oral Statement to the African Commission on Human ...
9 April 2013

In this statement, Amnesty International highlights specific violations of human rights in Somalia, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali and Sudan. The organization raises ...

Document       AFR 01/006/2013