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USA: Federal Court issues decision in conflict minerals case
14 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 51/024/2014. 14 April 2014. Federal Court Issues Decision ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/024/2014

Angola: Men face extradition, at risk of torture
4 April 2014

Nine men, most of whom are originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), face extradition to the DRC where they could be tortured or sentenced ...

Urgent Action       AFR 12/002/2014

DRC/ICC: Katanga found guilty of war crimes and crimes ...
7 March 2014

The International Criminal Court has convicted Germain Katanga, a rebel leader from the Democratic Republic of Congo for his part in a vicious attack ...

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International Criminal Court: 9 Questions about the case of ...
6 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. 6 March 2014. AI Index: IOR 53/003/2014. International Criminal ...

Questions And Answers       IOR 53/003/2014

Amnesty International | NEWS FLASH: DR Congo: Arrest ...
26 February 2014

Amnesty International has called on the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and surrender him to the ...

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USA: Reject legal threat to lifesaving Conflict Minerals Rule ...
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 ...

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Amnesty International | DRC: Death threats and intimidation ...
16 December 2013

Death threats and intimidation by armed groups and state security forces in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo over the past year have made it ...

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DRC: Death threats and intimidation silencing human rights ...
16 December 2013

Death threats and intimidation by armed groups and state security forces in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo over the past year have made it ...

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Democratic Republic of Congo: “Better to die while speaking ...
16 December 2013

For over two decades, the eastern provinces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have been marred by successive waves of instability and ...

Report       AFR 62/008/2013

Democratic Republic of Congo: Model letter to the Minister of ...
14 November 2013

AI Index: AFR 62/007/2013. Model letter. Government action: Letter-writing to the Minister of Gender, Family and Child, Geneviève INAGOSI. ...

Document       AFR 62/007/2013