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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by ...
1 August 2014

In this document, Amnesty International provides an overview of the state of implementation of key recommendations made in the previous reviews, in ...

Report       IOR 41/026/2014

South Africa: Unlawful force and the pattern of concealment ...
1 August 2014

The decision by senior police officials on 15 August 2012 to disarm, disperse and arrest protestors was not justified by any increased threat posed by ...

Report       AFR 53/004/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 20th ...
1 August 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/025/2014

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

Burundi: Locked down: A shrinking of political space
29 July 2014

Political space in Burundi is shrinking. In the build-up to the 2015 presidential, legislative and communal elections, Amnesty International has documented ...

Report       AFR 16/002/2014

Further information: Swaziland: Two men sentenced to two ...
28 July 2014

On 25 July Bhekithemba Makhubu, editor of Swaziland's monthly news magazine The Nation and human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko were sentenced ...

Urgent Action       AFR 55/004/2014

Human rights for human dignity : A primer on economic, social ...
28 July 2014

This publication outlines some of the key features of economic, social and cultural rights. It presents an overview of these rights, outlines their scope and ...

Report       POL 34/001/2014

Sudan: Further information: Three activists released from ...
23 July 2014

Three Sudanese activists have been released after two months in detention without charge.

Urgent Action       AFR 54/016/2014

Gambia: President Jammeh must put an end to 20 years of ...
22 July 2014

Joint Statement. 22 July 1994 - 22 July 2014: 20 Years of Fear in Gambia. President Jammeh must put an end to 20 years ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/009/2014

Gambia: 20 Years of fear in Gambia: Time for justice!
22 July 2014

As the government of President Yahya Jammeh marks 20 years in power in Gambia on 22 July 2014, Amnesty International, ARTICLE 19 and Rencontre ...

Report       AFR 27/008/2014