Somalia

Human Rights in República de Somalia

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Netherlands: Forced returns of Somalis to al-Shabaab areas ...
23 October 2014

The Netherlands' repeated attempts to argue for the forcible return of Somalis to areas controlled by the Islamist armed group al-Shabaab exposes them ...

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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

Amnesty International | Netherlands: Forced returns of ...
23 October 2014

The Netherlands' repeated attempts to argue for the forcible return of Somalis to areas controlled by the Islamist armed group al-Shabaab exposes them ...

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Somalis are scapegoats in Kenya's counter-terror crackdown
27 May 2014

The Somali community in Kenya have become scapegoats in Kenya's counter-terror operation known as 'Usalama Watch'. Thousands of Somalis ...

Report       AFR 52/003/2014

Statement on refugees to the African Commission on Human ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International drew attention to Somali refugees and ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/006/2014

Kenya: Somalis trapped in 'catch-22' amid crackdown on ...
11 April 2014

Somali refugees and asylum-seekers living in Kenya are being trapped in a catch-22 situation by the government's counter-terrorism crackdown, Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | UN Security Council urged to tighten ...
4 March 2014

The UN Security Council's relaxing of the international arms embargo on Somalia last year appears to have contributed to a rise in insecurity and human ...

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Somali refugees unlawfully forced out of Kenya | Amnesty ...
19 February 2014

Widespread intimidation, the abuse of human rights and the withdrawal of services are forcing Somali refugees out of Kenya, said Amnesty International ...

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Somalia: No place like home: Returns and relocations of ...
19 February 2014

This report provides an overview of key human rights concerns in the context of returns and relocations of displaced people. It assesses the protection ...

Report       AFR 52/001/2014

Delivered by the Netherlands into the clutches of a suicide ...
29 November 2013

The Netherlands deported Ahmed Said to Mogadishu, Somalia, with assurances he would be safe. Three days after being sent there, he was injured ...

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