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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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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

South Africa: Justice for Marikana deaths hangs in the balance ...
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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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

South Africa: Police repeatedly turn on asylum-seekers amid ...
29 May 2013

Police used pepper spray and stun grenades to repel desperate crowds outside a Cape Town refugee office.

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Activists worldwide target homophobia in Jamaica, Ukraine ...
17 May 2013

On 17 May, to mark the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO), Amnesty International supporters worldwide will take action ...

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Activists worldwide target homophobia in Jamaica, Ukraine ...
17 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. FEATURE. AI index: ACT 30/032/2013. 17 May 2013. Activists worldwide target homophobia ...

PressItem       ACT 30/032/2013