South Africa


Amnesty International  Report 2013

The 2013 Annual Report on
South Africa is now live »

Wire, March/April 2013. Vol. 43, issue 02
1 March 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Not forgotten: A return to South Sudan 3) Enough! Time for a strong Arms Trade Treaty 4) We're unlocking the truth about ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2013

Brutal reign by South African police claims another victim ...
1 March 2013

Mozambican man's death exposes violent police conduct in South Africa.


Amnesty International | South Africa: Death of Mozambican ...
28 February 2013

Media reports and cell phone footage apparently showing members of the South African Police Service tying a Mozambican man to the back of a police ...

Press Release      

South Africa: Further information: Government responds to ...
5 December 2012

Following an Urgent Action in October 2012, the South African government has met with Amnesty International and committed to investigate our concerns ...

Urgent Action       AFR 53/007/2012

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

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

ﻩﺬه ةﺮﺸﻨﻟا ﺮﻴﻏ ةﺮﻓﻮﺘﻣ نﻵا فﻮﺳ ﻢﺘﻳ ﺎهﺮﺸﻧ ﺎﺒﻳﺮﻗ.

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2012

South Africa: Shop raids jeopardise safety of refugees
12 October 2012

Hundreds of asylum-seekers and refugees in South Africa's Limpopo province are being pushed into destitution because police are forcibly and without ...

Urgent Action       AFR 53/006/2012

Blog: South Africa's townships still not safe for gay, lesbian ...
5 October 2012

An activist in KwaThema township describes how the murder of lesbians in her community provoked anger and fear.


Amnesty International | South Africa: Marikana Inquiry must be ...
26 September 2012

The powers and ability of the Commission of Inquiry appointed to investigate the deaths of 44 people near Lonmin's Marikana mine in August must be ...

Press Release      

South Africa: Amnesty International encouraged by initial ...
21 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 53/005/2012. 21 September 2012. South Africa: Amnesty ...

Public Statement       AFR 53/005/2012