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Democratic Republic of Congo: A long-standing crisis ...
2 September 1998

This report examines the current phase of armed conflict taking place in the Democratic Republic of Congo as well as looking at its broader historical ...

Report       AFR 62/033/1998

Congo: Further information on medical letter writing action ...
20 April 1998

Albert Moungondo, a member of the opposition party in Congo was released from prison on 5 April 1998. He was accused of sheltering a minister of ...

Report       AFR 22/005/1998

Congo: Medical letter writing action: Albert Moungondo
25 February 1998

Albert Moungondo has been imprisoned without charge or trial since November 1997, given the level of instability in the country it is unclear how long ...

Report       AFR 22/002/1998

Congo: Further information on fear of torture / health concern ...
20 February 1997

The above, a businessman arrested by the security forces on 11 September 1996, who suffers from hypertension and diabetes, was moved from his ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/002/1997

Congo: Further information on medical concern / possible ...
20 February 1997

Colonel Buissa Matoko; and new name: Gabriel Longombe: Colonel Matoko was released on 21 January 1997 after a Brazzaville court of appeal reduced ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/003/1997

Congo: Fear of torture / health concern: Pierre Otto Mbongo
26 September 1996

The above, a businessman sued for bankruptcy who was arrested by the security forces on 11 September 1996, has not been seen since 18 September ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/004/1996

Congo: Further information on medical concern / possible ...
18 September 1996

On 6 September 1996, the above was sentenced to two years in prison for an attack on state security. Although there are still concerns about his health ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/003/1996

Congo: Medical concern / possible prisoner of conscience ...
24 June 1996

The above, who suffers from diabetes and hypertension, has reportedly been denied access to doctors since his arrest on 9 May 1996, raising serious ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/002/1996

Congo: Fear for safety: Emmanuel Cole
18 April 1996

The above, president of the Association of Refugees in Congo, received death threats from a member of the Department for the Surveillance of the Territory ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/001/1996

Further information on UA 391/93 (AFR 22/03/93, 4 November ...
14 January 1994

AI is gravely concerned that the continuing fighting in Brazzaville has resulted in at least 95 political killings since December 1993. Many of those killed ...

Urgent Action       AFR 22/001/1994