Morocco/Western Sahara

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Bias in Penal Code puts women and ...
1 March 2013

In March 2012, Moroccan 16-year-old Amina Filali swallowed rat poison and killed herself, after being forced to marry the man she said had raped her ...

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Bias in Penal Code puts women and girls in danger in ...
1 March 2013

Authorities in Morocco are reviewing an article of the country's Penal Code that allowed rapists to escape prosecution if they marry the victim, after a ...

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Morocco/Western Sahara: Convicted Sahrawis must receive ...
18 February 2013

Despite allegations of torture, life sentences handed out to civilians tried over clashes at a Sahrawi protest camp in 2010.

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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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Human Rights Friendly Schools Newsletter January ...
28 February 2012

1. Dear Friends, Welcome to the first 2012 edition of Human Rights Friendly Schools News! This newsletter looks at the ...

Newsletter       POL 32/011/2012

Middle East and North Africa: Year of rebellion: The state of ...
9 January 2012

2011 was a year without precedent for the peoples of the Middle East and North Africa region. It was a year in which millions of people of all ages and ...

Report       MDE 01/001/2012

The Wire, August 2011. Special Supplement
1 August 2011

1) Introduction 2) Establishing roots 3) Not giving up 4) On the side of human rights 5) Change and continuity 6) Dangerous work 7) Puncturing the secrecy ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2011

Morocco: Investigate torture allegations
17 June 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 29/008/2011. Date: 17 June 2011. Morocco: Investigate torture allegations. ...

Public Statement       MDE 29/008/2011

Moroccan authorities must fairly retry Zakaria Moumni
3 June 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 29/007/2011. Date: 3 June 2011. Moroccan authorities ...

Public Statement       MDE 29/007/2011

Independent investigation urged after death of protester in ...
3 June 2011

A protester was severely injured in clashes with police in the western town of Safi and died four days later.

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