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Central African Republic: The situation of human rights in the ...
20 January 2014

Over the past year, the Central African Republic has become a humanitarian disaster. All parties to the conflict have committed serious violations and ...

Document       AFR 19/003/2014

Gambia: Further information: Two Gambian journalists ...
17 January 2014

Musa Sheriff and Sainey MK Marenah were released on bail on 16 January. If convicted, they would face sentences of up to two years in prison. They ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/002/2014

Uganda: The Anti-Homosexuality Bill violates the human ...
16 January 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 59/001/2014. 16 January 2014. The Anti-Homosexuality ...

Public Statement       AFR 59/001/2014

Gambia: Two Gambian journalists unlawfully detained
15 January 2014

Journalists Musa Sheriff and Sainey MK Marenah have been in detention since 13 January. They have been charged with “giving false information to ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/001/2014

Sudan: Sudanese student at risk of torture: Tajeldin Ahmed ...
14 January 2014

Tajeldin Ahmed Arja has been detained incommunicado since 24 December 2013. He was arrested by the presidential security guards after openly ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/001/2014

Central African Republic: Urgent need for increase in ...
10 January 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY AI Index: AFR 19/001/2014 10 January 2014 Urgent need for increase in peacekeeping troops as ...

PressItem       AFR 19/001/2014

Wire, January/February 2014. Vol. 44, issue 001
7 January 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Armed with pens, keyboards and a passion for human rights 3) My body my rights 4) Morocco: Remembering Amina 5) El ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2014

Amnesty International | USA: Reject legal threat to lifesaving ...
6 January 2014

US corporate interests must not be allowed to invalidate the Conflict Minerals Rule, which requires companies to investigate and disclose whether their ...

Press Release      

Nigerian President must reject harsh bill on same-sex unions ...
20 December 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY 20 December 2013. AI Index: AFR 44/035/2013. Nigerian President ...

PressItem       AFR 44/035/2013

Uganda: Anti-homosexuality bill passed in Parliament
20 December 2013

The Ugandan Parliament has passed a bill which entrenches discrimination and hatred against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people ...

Urgent Action       AFR 59/004/2013