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Niger: Impunity enshrined
7 September 1999

News Service: 15799. AI INDEX: AFR 43/06/99. 8 September 1999. Niger: impunity enshrined. “Each new violation which ...

Press Release       AFR 43/006/1999

Niger: Impunity - as enshrined in the constitution
7 September 1999

News Service: 167/99. AI INDEX: AFR 43/07/99. EMBARGOED UNTIL 8 SEPTEMBER 1999. Niger: Impunity -- as enshrined in the constitution. ...

Press Release       AFR 43/007/1999

Niger: Further information on impunity: proposed new ...
25 July 1999

On 18 July 1999 a new Constitution was accepted by popular referendum in Niger. Article 141 of the constitution provides an amnesty for the authors ...

Urgent Action       AFR 43/005/1999

Niger: Proposed new constitution which provides an amnesty ...
15 July 1999

A new constitution is to be submitted to popular referendum on 18 July 1999. there are fears that this will provide an amnesty for the authors of the military ...

Urgent Action       AFR 43/004/1999

Niger: Attacks on journalists threaten freedom of expression
1 January 1999

This document outlines the situation in Niger where freedom of expression is under extreme threat after the introduction of a repressive press law, a ban ...

Report       AFR 43/001/1999

Africa: In search of safety: the forcibly displaced and human ...
19 June 1997

One third of the world's refugees and more than half the internally displaced are in Africa. Widespread disregard for human rights has caused their forcible ...

Report       AFR 01/005/1997

Niger: Harassment of government opponents has become ...
30 April 1997

Amnesty International urges the Nigerian Government to end the systematic human rights violations committed with impunity by the security forces since ...

Report       AFR 43/003/1997

Niger: Further information on legal concern / fear of ill ...
29 January 1997

At least 100 members and supporters of the Front pour la restauration et la defense de la democratie (FRDD), Front for the Restoration and Defence ...

Urgent Action       AFR 43/002/1997

Niger: Legal concern / fear of ill-treatment / probable prisoners ...
17 January 1997

At least 100 members and supporters of the Front pour la restauration et la defense de la democratie (FRDD), Front for the Restoration and Defence ...

Urgent Action       AFR 43/001/1997

Niger: A major step backwards
15 October 1996

Since the military coup of 27 January 1996 and the declaration of a state of emergency, arbitrary arrests, torture, ill-treatment and the banning of political ...

Report       AFR 43/002/1996