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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Charles Taylor conviction upheld: A major step against ...
26 September 2013

The decision of the Special Court for Sierra Leone's Appeal Chamber to uphold the conviction of former Liberian President Charles Taylor sends a clear ...

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Amnesty International | Liberia: Urgently Reform Libel Laws
19 September 2013

Liberia should promptly revise its libel laws to meet international standards for freedom of expression and the media, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty ...

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Liberia: Open letter re: Liberia's defamation laws and the ...
19 September 2013

In this letter, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and Global Witness write to express concerns about Liberia's libel laws, which fail to meet ...

Open Letter       AFR 34/001/2013

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.

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Taylor verdict sends message that no-one is above the law ...
26 April 2012

Charles Taylor's conviction is a milestone, but in Sierra Leone, thousands are yet to see their perpetrators brought to justice.

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Liberian Police Must Take Immediate Action to Protect ...
13 March 2012

A MNESTY INTERNATIONAL. P UBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: AFR 34/001/2012. 13 March 2012. Liberian Police Must Take ...

Public Statement       AFR 34/001/2012

Amnesty International statement to African Commission on ...
11 October 2011

In this statement, Amnesty International focuses on the status of the death penalty in Africa and progress towards its abolition. Among the 53 State Parties ...

Document       IOR 63/005/2011

Liberia: Good intentions are not enough: The struggle to ...
21 September 2011

Liberia's government, still struggling to rebuild the country after a 14-year internal armed conflict, has stated its determination to improve the prison system ...

Document       AFR 34/001/2011

Appalling prison conditions in Liberia must be improved ...
21 September 2011

A new Amnesty International report details human rights violations with inmates crowded into dirty cells without adequate food, water or healthcare.

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Côte d'Ivoire: "We want to go home, but we can't": Côte d' ...
28 July 2011

Serious human rights violations and abuses, including crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture, enforced disappearances and extrajudicial executions ...

Report       AFR 31/007/2011