East Africa

Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Further information: Angola: Men convicted, face expulsion ...
3 June 2014

Nine men, most of whom are originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), face being sent from Angola to the DRC where they could be ...

Urgent Action       AFR 12/003/2014

Sudan: Submission to the United Nations Human Rights ...
1 June 2014

Amnesty International remains concerned at Sudan's failure to comply with its obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights ...

Report       AFR 54/010/2014

Angola: Amnesty International Submission to the UN ...
1 June 2014

In this submission, Amnesty International evaluates the implementation of previous recommendations and urges the government of Angola to act on ...

Report       AFR 12/005/2014

Gambia: Deteriorating human rights situation: Amnesty ...
1 June 2014

In this submission Amnesty International evaluates the implementation of recommendations made in the previous cycle of the UPR. The organization ...

Report       AFR 27/006/2014

Senegal: Mining and human rights in Senegal: Closing the ...
30 May 2014

The Kédougou region of Senegal is seeing an influx of industrial mining interests and local communities have expressed concerns about the impacts ...

Report       AFR 49/002/2014

South Sudan: the UN Human Rights Council must support ...
28 May 2014

Atrocities have been committed by both parties to the conflict in South Sudan, including ethnically motivated attacks on civilians constituting war crimes ...

Document       AFR 65/006/2014

Somalis are scapegoats in Kenya's counter-terror crackdown
27 May 2014

The Somali community in Kenya have become scapegoats in Kenya's counter-terror operation known as 'Usalama Watch'. Thousands of Somalis ...

Report       AFR 52/003/2014

Sudan: Student activists detained without charge
21 May 2014

Three Sudanese student activists have been detained without charge in Khartoum since 12 May after being arrested outside their university by security ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/008/2014

Further information: Mozambique: Changes to draft law but ...
21 May 2014

On 18 June the parliamentary Legal, Human Rights and Constitutional Affairs Commission will meet to discuss the latest version of the Mozambique ...

Urgent Action       AFR 41/003/2014

Burundi: Human rights defender detained: Pierre-Claver ...
19 May 2014

Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa, a Burundian human rights defender, was arrested during the night of 15 to 16 May and is detained on spurious charges relating ...

Urgent Action       AFR 16/001/2014