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Human Rights in ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF MAURITANIA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Mauritania: Further information: Anti-slavery activists continue ...
1 August 2012

The seven members of the anti-slavery organisation IRA Mauritania, who remained in detention after four of their colleagues were released, had their ...

Urgent Action       AFR 38/005/2012

Mauritania: Further information: Four activists released; seven ...
31 May 2012

Four Mauritanian anti-slavery activists, who had been detained in an unknown location since the end of April, have now been released. Seven more ...

Urgent Action       AFR 38/004/2012

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.

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Mauritania: Activists held in unknown location
4 May 2012

Since 2 May, 11 members of a human rights organization in Mauritania have been detained at an unknown location by the Mauritanian authorities after ...

Urgent Action       AFR 38/002/2012

Wire, May/June 2012. Vol. 42, issue 03
1 May 2012

1) Up front: the night-crossing 2) Freedom of expression: China's defiant heart 3) Human rights talk: 'You can't just stand there and not act' 4) World Press ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2012

Wire, May/June 2012. Vol. 42, issue 03
1 May 2012

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Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2012

Mauritania: Transfer former Libyan intelligence chief to the ...
19 March 2012

Abdullah al-Senussi, Libya's former intelligence chief, must be turned over to the ICC without delay following his arrest in Mauritania.

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Amnesty International | Former Libyan intelligence chief must ...
17 March 2012

Former Libyan intelligence chief Abdullah al-Senussi must be sent to the International Criminal Court to face charges of crimes against humanity, ...

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Mauritania: 14 prisoners have been subjected to enforced ...
22 February 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 23 February 2012 AI Index: AFR 38/001/2012 Mauritania: 14 prisoners have been subjected to ...

Public Statement       AFR 38/001/2012

Children and the death penalty: Amnesty International's ...
13 February 2012

This statement focuses on issues related to children and the death penalty including children of parents under the death sentence and children and the ...

Document       IOR 41/003/2012