Human Rights in ERITREA

Amnesty International  Report 2013

The 2013 Annual Report on
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Eritrea: Twenty years of Independence, but still no freedom
9 May 2013

On 24 May 1993, the state of Eritrea was formally recognised as an independent nation. Twenty years on, thousands of prisoners of conscience and ...

Report       AFR 64/001/2013

Egypt/Sudan: Refugees face kidnapping for ransom, brutal ...
3 April 2013

Amnesty International is greatly concerned for the safety and security of refugees and asylum-seekers held captive in the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt, ...

Report       AFR 04/001/2013

Amnesty International's wrap-up statement on some of the ...
28 September 2012

In this statement, Amnesty International comments on the positive developments made in the session, including in connection with the safety of journalists ...

Document       IOR 41/025/2012

Eritrea: Amnesty International condemns Eritrea's appalling ...
18 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 64/001/2012. 18 September 2012. Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AFR 64/001/2012

Sudan must end forced returns of asylum seekers to Eritrea
15 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AFR 54/039/2012 15 August 2012. Sudan must end forced returns ...

Public Statement       AFR 54/039/2012

Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.


Ukraine: Asylum-seekers detained and ill-treated
31 January 2012

Somali and Eritrean asylum-seekers and migrants are on hunger strike in protest against their illegal detention at a Migrant Accommodation Centre in ...

Urgent Action       EUR 50/001/2012

Egypt: Eritreans in Egypt at risk of forcible return
2 November 2011

A group of 118 male asylum-seekers face imminent forcible return from Egypt to Eritrea, where they would be at grave risk of torture and arbitrary detention ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/055/2011

Egypt: Eritreans face forcible return from Egypt
19 October 2011

Thirty-four Eritrean men and five Eritrean women currently held in Egypt are at imminent risk of forcible return to Eritrea where they would face a real ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/052/2011

Kenya: Asylum-seekers risk deportation, torture
20 July 2011

A group of seven Eritrean refugees and asylum-seekers are at imminent risk of being forcibly returned to Eritrea by the Kenyan authorities. If returned ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/004/2011