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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Wire, July/August 2014. Vol. 44, issue 004
1 July 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) Stop Torture: Morocco/Western Sahara: The air we need to breathe 4) Stop Torture: Room ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2014

Further information: South Africa: Calm returns to Mamelodi ...
27 June 2014

No further attacks have been reported in Mamelodi, Pretoria since 12 June. However hundreds of Somali and Ethiopian refugees and asylum-seekers ...

Urgent Action       AFR 53/002/2014

South Africa: Government and police failing to protect Somali ...
12 June 2014

Attacks on Somali-owned shops in and around Mamelodi township over the last six days have cost lives and livelihoods and are part of a disturbing trend ...

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South Africa: Two refugees dead, many injured in attack
10 June 2014

Attacks on foreign-owned shops in Mamelodi, Pretoria, have left two refugees dead and dozens reported injured. At least 75 shops have been looted ...

Urgent Action       AFR 53/001/2014

NELSON MANDELA 1918 - 2013 | Amnesty International
5 December 2013

Amnesty International paid tribute today to one of the world's most visionary leaders in the fight to protect and promote human rights, Nelson Mandela ...

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South Africa: Nelson Mandela 1918-2013
5 December 2013

Amnesty International paid tribute today to one of the world's most visionary leaders in the fight to protect and promote human rights, Nelson Mandela ...

PressItem       AFR 53/007/2013

Reports of prison abuse in South Africa must lead to urgent ...
28 October 2013

Allegations of abuse, including the use of electric shocks, against inmates in a privately run prison in South Africa raise serious questions about the ...

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Amnesty International | Reports of prison abuse in South ...
28 October 2013

Allegations of abuse, including the use of electric shocks, against inmates in a privately run prison in South Africa raise serious questions about the ...

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Africa: Making love a crime: Criminalization of same-sex ...
11 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. ERRATUM. AI index: AFR 01/012/2013. 11 September 2013. Africa: Making love a crime: Criminalization ...

Report       AFR 01/012/2013

Amnesty International | South Africa: Justice for Marikana ...
15 August 2013

The Government of South Africa must ensure that the Commission of Inquiry into the killings at Marikana does not fail to deliver fair access to justice, ...

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