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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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

Amnesty International | Global campaign targets violence ...
25 November 2013

Amnesty International supporters worldwide today begin a 16-day global campaign challenging violence against women and girls exacerbated by ...

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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

DR Congo: Protect civilians after deadly shelling attack in and ...
23 August 2013

Warring parties in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo must step up efforts to protect civilians from attacks.

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Persistent insecurity and ...
23 August 2013

In light of renewed regional political engagement with the security situation in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and increased resources ...

Report       AFR 62/006/2013

Chinese mining industry contributes to abuses in Democratic ...
19 June 2013

A new report examines the human rights impact of Chinese mining companies operating in the south-eastern area of the Democratic Republic of Congo ...

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