South Sudan

Human Rights in Republic of South Sudan

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Major powers fuelling atrocities: Why the world needs a robust ...
12 March 2013

Every year, thousands of people are killed, injured, raped and forced to flee from their homes as a result of abuses and atrocities committed with ...

Document       ACT 30/001/2013

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

Amnesty International | South Sudan: Tensions spiral after ...
21 February 2013

Tensions are spiraling in South Sudan's Western Bahr El Ghazal State following a series of arrests by the state authorities and a security clampdown ...

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South Sudan: Civil unrest and state repression: Human rights ...
21 February 2013

Twenty-four people were killed and more than 60 injured in Wau, the capital of South Sudan's Western Bahr El Ghazal State, in December 2012. These ...

Report       AFR 65/001/2013

South Sudan: Tensions spiral after security forces clampdown ...
20 February 2013

Tensions are spiraling in South Sudan's western Bahr El Ghazal state following a series of arrests by the state authorities and a security clampdown ...

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South Sudan: Letter to Minister of Foreign Affairs: The death ...
5 November 2012

South Sudan's retention of the death penalty runs counter to the global move and commitment to end the use of capital punishment. In this open letter ...

Open Letter       AFR 65/006/2012

South Sudan: Place moratorium on death penalty | Amnesty ...
5 November 2012

South Sudan should join the great majority of United Nations members that have abolished the death penalty in law or practice.

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Amnesty International | South Sudan: Place Moratorium on ...
5 November 2012

Join Global Movement to Abolish Capital Punishment (Juba, November 5, 2012) – South Sudan should join the great majority of United Nations members ...

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African Union: A human rights agenda for the new chairperson
15 October 2012

Since its inception in 2002, the African Union (AU) has become a central player in Africa in the areas of conflict resolution, peace and security and international ...

Document       IOR 63/003/2012

South Sudan: Lethal disarmament: Abuses linked to civilian ...
3 October 2012

This briefing focuses on human rights violations committed by security forces while carrying out the civilian disarmament campaign in the south-east ...

Report       AFR 65/005/2012