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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 17th ...
31 July 2013

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/012/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
11 July 2013

For the 17th session of Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Amnesty International has continued to focus on the paramount importance of implementation ...

Report       IOR 41/011/2013

Nigeria: Authorities must protect schools from deadly attacks ...
8 July 2013

Secondary schools have been ordered to close across the north-eastern state of Yobe after an attack by an armed Islamist group left 30 dead.

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Amnesty International | Nigeria: Authorities must protect ...
8 July 2013

The Nigerian government must act to prevent attacks on schools to protect children's lives and their right to education said Amnesty International after ...

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Nigeria executions: “They almost executed him secretly”
28 June 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: AFR 44/011/2013. 28 June 2013 . Nigeria executions: “They almost ...

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Nigeria executions: “They almost executed him secretly” ...
28 June 2013

The son of a furniture maker on death row in Nigeria described his sence of despair at the news that his father may be put to death at any point from now ...

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Nigeria: Further information: Man at risk of execution after ...
27 June 2013

A man on death row in southern Nigeria's Edo State is at imminent risk of execution by firing squad, after four others were hanged.

Urgent Action       AFR 44/010/2013

Wider investigation into Shell's Nigeria operation needed after ...
26 June 2013

A major fire that forced Shell to close its Trans Niger Pipeline in southern Nigeria raises serious questions about the way the oil giant is operating, Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | Wider investigation into Shell's Nigeria ...
26 June 2013

A major fire that forced Shell to close its Trans Niger Pipeline in southern Nigeria raises serious questions about the way the oil giant is operating, Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | Nigeria: Man dragged to the gallows ...
25 June 2013

A death row prisoner in Nigeria is due to be executed by firing squad later this week after prison authorities dragged him to the gallows where they hanged ...

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