South Sudan

Human Rights in Republic of South Sudan

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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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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Amnesty International | South Sudan: End media restrictions
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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South Sudan: Independence Day marred by ongoing war ...
8 July 2014

New evidence is emerging of ongoing war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by both government and opposition forces in South Sudan ...

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Amnesty International | South Sudan: Independence Day ...
8 July 2014

New evidence is emerging of ongoing war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by both government and opposition forces in South Sudan ...

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Q&A - Three years on, South Sudan is locked in a cycle of ...
8 July 2014

On 9 July, South Sudan will mark three years as an independent state. But the growing pains of the world's newest country are evident as millions are ...

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South Sudan: The Human Rights Council must provide a ...
25 June 2014

Amnesty International has documented atrocities committed by both government and opposition forces in South Sudan that constitute war crimes, crimes ...

Document       AFR 65/005/2014