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Angolan activist arbitrarily detained in DR Congo | Amnesty ...
6 July 2011

An Angolan activist has been arbitrarily detained for more than two weeks, apparently in connection with an attack on the Togolese football team last ...

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Amnesty International | New mass rapes in DRC are result of ...
23 June 2011

New mass rapes by members of the Congolese army in the Democratic Republic of Congo are the result of the government's failure to bring human ...

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New mass rapes in DRC are result of horrific failure of justice ...
23 June 2011

A group of Congolese army deserters have raped possibly up to 100 women in the east of the country.

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Amnesty International | Democratic Republic of the Congo ...
23 February 2011

Amnesty International has urged authorities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to step up reforms to its justice system following the conviction ...

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DR Congo colonel's rape conviction is first step on road to ...
23 February 2011

Amnesty International urges authorities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to step up reforms to its justice system following the conviction ...

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Memorandum from Amnesty ...
21 February 2011

This document contains Amnesty International's comments and recommendations on the second draft of the Avant-Projet de Loi relative aux ...

Document       AFR 62/003/2011

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Human rights concerns in ...
7 February 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 62/002/2011. 7 February 2011. Democratic Republic ...

Public Statement       AFR 62/002/2011

Democratic Republic of Congo: Mass rapes in Walikale: Still a ...
20 December 2010

During four terrible days in July and August 2010, more than 300 women, girls, men and boys were raped by armed men in Walikale Territory, North ...

Report       AFR 62/011/2010

Democratic Republic of Congo: Demand justice for rape ...
25 November 2010

demand JustIce for rape survIvors DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO UN SECURITY COUNCIL MUST FULFIL ITS COMMITMENTS TO ...

Postcard       AFR 62/012/2010

Congolese activist lives in fear after attack | Amnesty ...
5 November 2010

Clemence Bakatuseka, who works on behalf of victims of sexual violence, says police demanded a 'protection fee' to help her after she was attacked ...

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