Mauritania

Human Rights in ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF MAURITANIA

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Mauritania: Arbitrary detention of the former Commissioner for ...
13 December 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 13 December 2011. Index: AFR 38/003/2011. Mauritania: Arbitrary detention ...

Public Statement       AFR 38/003/2011

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

Mauritania urged to revoke anti-slavery activists' sentencing ...
23 August 2011

Four Mauritanian anti-slavery campaigners have been given suspended sentences for protesting against the enslavement of a 10-year old girl.

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Amnesty International | Mauritania urged to revoke anti ...
23 August 2011

The authorities in Mauritania must revoke jail sentences given to four anti-slavery activists who protested against the enslavement of a 10-year old

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Mauritania: Thirteen people convicted of terrorism subjected to ...
23 June 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 23 June 2011. AI Index: AFR 38/002/2011. Mauritania: Thirteen people ...

Public Statement       AFR 38/002/2011

Mauritania: Three juveniles sentenced to death in violation of ...
9 June 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 9 June 2011. AI Index: AFR 38/001/2011. Mauritania: Three juvenile ...

Public Statement       AFR 38/001/2011

Anti-slavery activists jailed in Mauritania | Amnesty ...
7 January 2011

Amnesty International is calling for the release of three anti-slavery activists who were jailed after exposing a case of two young girls allegedly forced ...

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Mauritania: Call for the release of detained anti-slavery ...
17 December 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 17 December 2010. AI Index: AFR 38/004/2010. Mauritania: Call for ...

Public Statement       AFR 38/004/2010

Mauritania: The Human Rights Council cannot ignore the ...
3 November 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 3 November 2010. AI Index: AFR 38/003/2010. Mauritania: The Human ...

Public Statement       AFR 38/003/2010

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the ninth ...
1 September 2010

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of various States about the ratification of international human ...

Document       IOR 41/023/2010