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Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF CHAD

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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New wave of arrests and harassment of Chad's opposition ...
9 May 2013

Scores of parliamentarians, journalists, army officers and civilians have been arrested in Chad since the beginning of the month and many are being ...

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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

Chad: Writer arrested, detained incommunicado: Jean ...
25 March 2013

Writer Jean Laokolé, a humanitarian worker, was arrested on 22 March 2013 by the security services in the Chadian capital, N'Djamena. His whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       AFR 20/001/2013

Chad: Time to narrow the gap between rhetoric and practices ...
1 March 2013

In this submission, Amnesty International notes the failure of Chad to implement recommendations accepted during its previous UPR. The organization ...

Report       AFR 20/003/2013

Chad: Judicial harassment of political opponents and ...
19 September 2012

Three trade unionists and a journalist receive heavy suspended prison sentences and fines for initiating and publishing an anti-government petition.

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Chad: 'We are all dying here': human rights violations in ...
10 September 2012

Prison conditions in Chad are so deplorable that they amount to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment or punishment. Cells are severely overcrowded ...

Report       AFR 20/007/2012

ICJ: Ex-Chad leader Habré's victims' long wait for justice ...
20 July 2012

A new ICJ ruling has found that Senegal must immediately prosecute former Chadian dictator Hissène Habré.

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Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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