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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Nigeria: Hundreds of people forcibly ...
23 February 2013

The Lagos State government of Nigeria must immediately stop the forced eviction of residents of Oke Ilu-Eri area of Badia East in Lagos, Amnesty ...

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Nigeria: No justice for the dead
5 February 2013

The government of Nigeria must take steps to prevent deaths resulting from excessive or unlawful use of force and firearms by the police; to investigate ...

Report       AFR 44/001/2013

Amnesty International | Netherlands: Shell case shows justice ...
30 January 2013

A decision by a Dutch court today relating to Shell's liability for pollution in the Niger Delta shows that justice is possible – but is extremely hard to achieve ...

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Wire, January/February 2013. Vol. 43, issue 01
1 January 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Kuwait at the crossroads 3) Wrongs and rights in 2012 4) One man in Guantánamo: 10 years of human wrongs 5) Egypt: These ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2013

Nigeria oil judgment - A small step in the journey from travesty ...
21 December 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. OP-ED. AI index: AFR 44/049/2012. 21 December 2012. Nigeria oil judgment - A small step ...

PressItem       AFR 44/049/2012

Amnesty International | Groundbreaking ECOWAS Court ...
15 December 2012

A regional court ruling found the Nigerian government and multinational corporations responsible for years of pollution in the Niger Delta yesterday, ...

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Shell's investors given wake-up call as report reveals legacy ...
10 December 2012

Failure to clean-up pollution leaves FTSE 100 company exposed to potential bill of billions.

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Nigeria: Don't shoot the messenger when you should be ...
8 November 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Date 8 November 2012. Index: AFR 44/048/2012. Nigeria: Don't shoot ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/048/2012

Nigeria: Independent investigation into Maiduguri killings vital ...
2 November 2012

Dozens of men and boys have been reportedly shot by Nigerian security forces as an Amnesty International report slammed human rights violations ...

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Wire, November/December 2012. Vol. 42, issue 06
1 November 2012

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Greece: Racist attacks on the rise 3) Write for Rights: Romantic roots 4) Write a letter: Change a life 5) Write for rights: 'My ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2012