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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Democratic Republic of the Congo: Rescind expulsion of UN ...
27 October 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 62/002/2014. 24 October 2014. DRC: Rescind expulsion ...

Public Statement       AFR 62/002/2014

Somalia: Forced returns to south and central Somalia ...
23 October 2014

Amnesty International considers that forced returns to south and central Somalia amount to a violation of international law. Amnesty International is seriously ...

Report       AFR 52/005/2014

Sudan: Joint letter to HRC President about the appointment of ...
21 October 2014

Letter sent on 21 October 2014 to Ambassador Ndong Ella, President of the UN Human Rights Council, on behalf of the African Centre for Justice and ...

Open Letter       AFR 54/023/2014

Gambia: Serious danger of reprisals against Gambians ...
16 October 2014

Amnesty International believes there is a real risk of reprisals against Gambians who seek to engage with the upcoming UPR examination for Gambia ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/012/2014

Uganda: Rule by law: Discriminatory legislation and ...
16 October 2014

The Ugandan government has enacted repressive and discriminatory legislation intensifying restrictions on free expression, association and assembly ...

Report       AFR 59/006/2014

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

Nigeria urged to end the use of excessive force and mass ...
12 October 2014

Public Statement       AFR 44/026/2014

Sudan: further information: Opposition leader released ...
10 October 2014

Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi was released on 9 September. She had been detained without charge for almost a month.

Urgent Action       AFR 54/021/2014

South Africa: Struggle for maternal health: Barriers to ...
9 October 2014

This is the summary of the Amnesty International report which focuses on the access vital to antenatal care early in pregnancy in South Africa. Even though ...

Report       AFR 53/007/2014

South Africa: Struggle for maternal health: Barriers to ...
9 October 2014

Access to antenatal care early in pregnancy is vital to protect the health and lives of women and girls. In South Africa, however, even though such care ...

Report       AFR 53/006/2014