Gambia

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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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

Gambia: Two Gambian journalists unlawfully detained
15 January 2014

Journalists Musa Sheriff and Sainey MK Marenah have been in detention since 13 January. They have been charged with “giving false information to ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/001/2014

Amnesty International | The Gambia must immediately release ...
19 December 2013

The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must be quashed and the authorities must release them immediately and ...

Press Release      

The Gambia must immediately release three opposition ...
18 December 2013

The sedition convictions against three opposition party members in Gambia must be quashed and the authorities must release them immediately and ...

Story      

Amnesty International | The Gambia: Release political ...
22 October 2013

Sedition charges must be dropped against three political opponents in The Gambia to make way for their immediate release, Amnesty International said ...

Press Release