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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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DRC: Bosco Ntaganda must be surrendered to the ICC ...
19 March 2013

The US and Rwandan authorities must ensure that Bosco Ntaganda's rights are protected pending his transfer to the ICC, where he can face a fair trial ...

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Bosco Ntaganda 'hands ...
18 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY AI Index: AFR 62/003/2013 18 March 2013 Bosco Ntaganda 'hands ...

PressItem       AFR 62/003/2013

Message from the front line: Adopt a strong arms treaty 'before ...
6 March 2013

No one knows the global arms trade's devastating effects more vividly than those who live and work on the front lines of armed conflict and in areas ravaged ...

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DRC: Protection of civilians must remain at the centre of new ...
22 February 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 62/002/2013 22 February 2013. DRC: Protection of ...

Public Statement       AFR 62/002/2013

African Union Summit: Human rights must be protected during ...
26 January 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 26 January 2013 AI Index: IOR 63/001/2013. African Union Summit ...

Public Statement       IOR 63/001/2013

ICC acquits Congolese armed group leader
19 December 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: AFR 62/017/2012. 19 December 2012. ICC acquits Congolese armed group leader. ...

Public Statement       AFR 62/017/2012

Democratic Republic of Congo: Letter to the five permanent ...
23 November 2012

In this letter Amnesty International expresses concerns about the recent worsening of the human rights and humanitarian crisis in eastern Democratic ...

Open Letter       AFR 62/015/2012

DR Congo: Civilian protection urged as tens of thousands flee ...
19 November 2012

As fighting escalates in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, all sides must take steps to safeguard civilians from attack.

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16 days of activism against gender violence, 25 November ...
14 November 2012

16 DAYS OF ACTIVISMAGAINST GENDER VIOLENCE 25 NOVEMBER – 10 DECEMBER 2012. STOP THE ARMS TRADE ...

Postcard       ACT 30/078/2012

DRC: Further information: Political opponent released after ...
12 October 2012

Further information on UA: 246/12 Index: AFR 62/014/2012 Democratic Republic of Congo Date: 12 October 2012. URGENT ACTION. ...

Urgent Action       AFR 62/014/2012