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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Gambia: President Jammeh must put an end to 20 years of ...
22 July 2014

Joint Statement. 22 July 1994 - 22 July 2014: 20 Years of Fear in Gambia. President Jammeh must put an end to 20 years ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/009/2014

The Gambia: Activists mark 20 years of iron-fisted repression ...
22 July 2014

The Gambian government must abolish the laws and iron fisted practices that have resulted in two decades of widespread human rights violations, Amnesty ...

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Gambia: 20 Years of fear in Gambia: Time for justice!
22 July 2014

As the government of President Yahya Jammeh marks 20 years in power in Gambia on 22 July 2014, Amnesty International, ARTICLE 19 and Rencontre ...

Report       AFR 27/008/2014

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

Statement on torture to the African Commission on Human ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International reported that despite widespread ratification ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/007/2014

Statement on freedom of expression to the African ...
5 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International drew the Commission's attention to restrictions ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/009/2014

Statement on human rights defenders to the African ...
4 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International raised concerns about the safety and ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/005/2014

Gambia: Amnesty International Submission for the UN ...
31 March 2014

. Gambia. Amnesty International submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review. 20th session of the UPR Working Group ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/004/2014

Gambia: Further information: Gambian journalists still facing ...
14 February 2014

Journalists Musa Sheriff and Sainey MK Marenah continue to face charges. Their charges were amended to “conspiracy to commit a misdemeanour” ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/003/2014

Gambia: Further information: Two Gambian journalists ...
17 January 2014

Musa Sheriff and Sainey MK Marenah were released on bail on 16 January. If convicted, they would face sentences of up to two years in prison. They ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/002/2014