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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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

Amnesty International | Chad: Justice needed for opposition ...
1 February 2013

The continuing mystery over the fate and whereabouts of opposition politician Ibni Oumar Mahamat Saleh who was detained five years ago demonstrates ...

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Amnesty International | Chad: Judicial harassment of political ...
19 September 2012

The Chadian government must stop using the judiciary to harass political opponents Amnesty International said today, after three trade unionists and ...

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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: Prisoners' lives are threatened by appalling detention ...
10 September 2012

In Chad, prisoners' lives are often put at risk by harsh detention conditions including severe overcrowding in soaring heat.

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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

Amnesty International | Chad: Prisoners' lives are threatened ...
10 September 2012

The lives of prisoners in Chad are often put at risk by harsh detention conditions including severe overcrowding in unventilated cells that can reach temperatures ...

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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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