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Bahamas: Fear for safety / ill-treatment
6 March 2009

A number of recent media reports in the Bahamas have indicated that people being held at the country's immigration detention centre are being ill-treated ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/001/2009

Suggested recommendations to 13 of the States coming up ...
1 October 2008

This document contains suggested recommendations to be made during the interactive dialogue in the UPR Working Group with Bahamas, Barbados ...

Document       IOR 41/043/2008

Bahamas: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review ...
14 July 2008

In this submission, Amnesty International provides information under sections B, C and D, as stipulated in the General Guidelines for the Preparation ...

Report       AMR 14/002/2008

Bahamas: Intimidation / excessive use of force
13 May 2008

Emmanuel McKenzie is Chairman of the Millar's Creek Preservation Group which held a fundraising event on April 19 2008. He and his organization ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/001/2008

Bahamas: Flogging: Alutus Newbold (m)
12 October 2006

On 6 October, Alutus Newbold, aged 34, was reportedly sentenced to four strokes of the rod, and 24 years' imprisonment. Amnesty International believes ...

Urgent Action       AMR 14/005/2006

The Wire, June 2006. Vol. 36, No.5.
31 May 2006

1) Rise in recruitment of child soldiers in DRC 2) Humanitarian crisis in Occupied Territories 3) Rural communities in Guatemala violently evicted 4) ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2006

Death Penalty News: May 2006
30 April 2006

1.) Mass commutation in Philippines; 2.) 20000 Prisoners around world in Death Row; 3.) Members elected to new UN Human Rights Council; 4.) Privy ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/002/2006

BULLETIN PEINE DE MORT. Événements relatifs à la peine ...
30 April 2006

Newsletter       ACT 53/002/2006

The Wire, April 2006. Vol. 36, No.3.
31 March 2006

1) Forced evictions shatter lives in Zimbabwe 2) Civilians live in fear in southern Thailand 3) Sufi Muslim protesters attacked in Iran 4) Albanian police ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2006