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Democratic Republic of Congo: Letter to the five permanent ...
23 November 2012

In this letter Amnesty International expresses concerns about the recent worsening of the human rights and humanitarian crisis in eastern Democratic ...

Open Letter       AFR 62/015/2012

Global campaign targets rape in conflict zones | Amnesty ...
23 November 2012

The 16 Days of Activism campaign includes country actions from around the world to convey the global dimension of gender-based violence and militarism ...

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DR Congo: Civilian protection urged as tens of thousands flee ...
19 November 2012

As fighting escalates in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, all sides must take steps to safeguard civilians from attack.

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16 days of activism against gender violence, 25 November ...
14 November 2012

16 DAYS OF ACTIVISMAGAINST GENDER VIOLENCE 25 NOVEMBER – 10 DECEMBER 2012. STOP THE ARMS TRADE ...

Postcard       ACT 30/078/2012

DR Congo must investigate assassination attempt on activist ...
26 October 2012

The Congolese authorities must open an investigation into the attempted assassination of doctor and activist Denis Mukwege, Amnesty International ...

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DRC: Further information: Political opponent released after ...
12 October 2012

Further information on UA: 246/12 Index: AFR 62/014/2012 Democratic Republic of Congo Date: 12 October 2012. URGENT ACTION. ...

Urgent Action       AFR 62/014/2012

Democratic Republic of Congo: The Human Rights Council ...
30 August 2012

Amnesty International has long been calling for adequate response by the United Nations Human Rights Council to the dire situation in the Democratic ...

Document       AFR 62/011/2012

DRC: Fears for missing political opponent in DRC: Diomi ...
23 August 2012

A prominent Congolese political opponent, Diomi Ndongala, went missing in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on 27 ...

Urgent Action       AFR 62/010/2012

Deadly and dangerous arms trade
21 June 2012

It is time for all governments to commit to securing an international Arms Trade Treaty. Hundreds of thousands of people are killed, injured, raped, repressed ...

Document       ACT 30/032/2012

Deadly and dangerous arms trade
21 June 2012

Document       ACT 30/032/2012