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Human Rights in Republic of South Sudan

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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South Sudan: Petition to members of the Intergovernmental ...
4 November 2014

In this petition, non-governmental organizations call on members of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) to immediately impose ...

Open Letter       AFR 65/015/2014

South Sudan: Joint letter to President Kiir on accession to CAT ...
30 October 2014

In this open letter South Sudanese and international organizations, urge the President of South Sudan to ensure that instruments of accession to the ...

Open Letter       AFR 65/014/2014

Amnesty International | South Sudan: Abusive Security Bill ...
15 October 2014

(Nairobi, October 15, 2015) – President Salva Kiir should veto a bill giving South Sudan's National Security Service (NSS) sweeping powers, a group ...

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South Sudan: Comments on the 8 October 2014 Draft National ...
14 October 2014

Amnesty International, Community Empowerment for Progress Organization (CEPO), The Enough Project, Human Rights Watch, South Sudan Action ...

Document       AFR 65/013/2014

Joint Civil Society Statement on South Sudan: What the ...
15 September 2014

In this statement, civil society organizations urge Council members and observer states will take the opportunity provided by the panel discussion on ...

Document       AFR 65/012/2014

Question & Answer: The call for an arms embargo against ...
21 August 2014

Recent fighting in South Sudan's Unity State between government troops and opposition forces has placed civilians at renewed risk and once again ...

Questions And Answers       AFR 65/010/2014

South Sudan: Investigate shooting of civil society leader
8 August 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AFR 65/008/2014. 8 August 2014. South Sudan: Investigate shooting ...

Public Statement       AFR 65/008/2014

South Sudan: End Media Restrictions | Amnesty International
1 August 2014

South Sudan's National Security Service (NSS) should stop seizing and shutting down newspapers as well as harassing, intimidating and unlawfully ...

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South Sudan: “The Price of Silence” : Freedom of expression ...
1 August 2014

South Sudan's authorities, especially the National Security Service (NSS) have harassed, intimidated, and arbitrarily detained journalists while the government ...

Document       AFR 65/007/2014

UN: South Sudan arms embargo crucial after massive ...
17 July 2014

The United Nations Security Council must impose a comprehensive arms embargo on South Sudan, Amnesty International urged after receiving reports ...

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