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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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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

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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Amnesty International | Amnesty International strengthens ...
26 July 2013

Amnesty International is to open a Southern Africa headquarters in Johannesburg as part of a major drive to increase the impact of its human ...

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South Africa: Open letter to His Excellency President Zuma
19 July 2013

Amnesty International. AI Index: AFR 53/005/2013. 19 July 2013. Open letter to His Excellency President Zuma. Your Excellency,. ...

Open Letter       AFR 53/005/2013

Africa: Making love a crime: Criminalization of same-sex ...
25 June 2013

PLEASE SEE ERRATUM HERE Thirty-eight countries in sub-Saharan Africa ...

Report       AFR 01/001/2013