Belarus is the last country in Europe and the former Soviet Union to carry out executions.
On 17 December 2010, the authorities of Cluj-Napoca in north-western Romania, forcibly evicted approximately 350 Roma people, including families with children, from Coastei Street at the centre of
The Catholic Mission in Duékoué, in the West. Tens of thousands of people have sought shelter in the mission since the beginning of the violence in Côte d'Ivoire. © Amnesty International
Endemic oil industry pollution in the Niger Delta has put people's health at risk and damaged livelihoods, pushing many people deeper into poverty.