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Rwanda: Abolition of the death penalty
27 July 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: AFR 47/010/2007 (Public). News Service No: 143. 27 July 2007. ...

Press Release       AFR 47/010/2007

Rwanda: Further information on Fear for safety/Legal concern ...
9 July 2007

Francois-Xavier Byuma was sentenced to 19 years' imprisonment on 27 May, for participating in weapons training during the 1994 genocide, after an ...

Urgent Action       AFR 47/009/2007

Death Penalty News: July 2007
1 July 2007

1.) Execution rate falls in 2006 as pressure grows for a universal moratorium; 2.) Rwanda abolishes the death penalty; 3.) Stop press: Abolitionist and ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/2007

Rwanda: Further information on fear for safety/Legal concern ...
23 May 2007

The verdict in the trial of human rights defender François-Xavier Byuma is reportedly due to be given on 27 May. The charges relate to his alleged ...

Urgent Action       AFR 47/008/2007

Rwanda: Fear for safety/Legal concern: François-Xavier ...
9 May 2007

Human rights defender François-Xavier Byuma has been summoned to appear before a gacaca community court. There are serious concerns that he ...

Urgent Action       AFR 47/007/2007

Give Dominique Makeli a Trial or Let Him Go [postcard]
1 May 2007

This postcard calls on the Rwandan government to either establish a case against Dominique Makeli and put him on trial or to release him from detention ...

Document       AFR 47/006/2007

Rwanda: Further information on medical concern: Idesbald ...
21 March 2007

On 21 March, Congolese law professor Idesbald Byabuze Katabaruka was released from Kigali Central Prison, where he was being held for "threatening ...

Urgent Action       AFR 47/005/2007

Rwanda / Uganda: Forcible return/ fear of torture or ill ...
16 March 2007

The 10 men named (Francois Ruceba, Jackson Safari, Peter Kabagambe, Peter Bisamaza, Vedaste Lyarwema, Paul Rwangabo, Daniel Kazungu, ...

Urgent Action       AFR 47/004/2007

Rwanda: Medical Concern: Idesbald Byabuze Katabaruka (m)
8 March 2007

Law professor Idesbald Byabuze Katabaruka was arrested on 16 February, and charged on 23 February with "threatening state security" and "discrimination ...

Urgent Action       AFR 47/003/2007

Rwanda: Freedom of expression under attack
27 February 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: AFR 47/002/2007 (Public). News Service No: 041. 27 February 2007. ...

Press Release       AFR 47/002/2007