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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Ethiopia: Canadian citizen could be sentenced to death
30 July 2009

Bashir Makhtal, an Ethiopian-born Canadian citizen, was found guilty of terror-related charges on 27 July 2009 amid concerns of an unfair trial in Addis ...

Urgent Action       AFR 25/005/2009

Amnesty International | Ethiopia: New Anti-Terrorism ...
7 July 2009

Reacting to the news that the Ethiopian Parliament has today passed an Anti-Terror Pro.

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Amnesty International | Ethiopia: Government must reveal fate ...
5 May 2009

Amnesty International today called on the Ethiopian government to immediately disclose the names and fate of more than 35 people believed to be held ...

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Ethiopia: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review ...
13 April 2009

In this submission, Amnesty International provides information as stipulated in the General Guidelines for the Preparation of Information under the Universal ...

Document       AFR 25/004/2009

Binyam Mohamed released from Guantánamo | Amnesty ...
24 February 2009

UK resident Binyam Mohamed has been released from detention in Guantánamo Bay and allowed to return to the UK.

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Ethiopia: Arbitrary Detention/Torture or other ill-treatment ...
7 January 2009

Opposition party leader Birtukan Mideksa was arrested on 28 December 2008 and is being held in Kaliti Prison without charge, in solitary confinement ...

Urgent Action       AFR 25/003/2009

Amnesty International | Ethiopia: Government passes ...
6 January 2009

Amnesty International called the Charities and Societies Proclamation law (CSO law), adopted today by the Ethiopian parliament, a repressive law ...

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Growing calls for end to executions at UN | Amnesty ...
18 December 2008

Over one hundred countries voted overwhelmingly in favour of a secondresolution on "Moratorium on the use of the death penalty" at theUnited ...

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Ethiopia: Arbitrary detention/torture or other ill-treatment
14 November 2008

At least 15 members of the Oromo ethnic group have been arrested in the capital Addis Ababa and also reportedly in eastern and western parts of the ...

Urgent Action       AFR 25/012/2008

Ethiopia: Further information on Arbitrary Detention / Torture
11 November 2008

Ugaas (clan leader) Abdirahman Qani is now known to have been released on 7 October 2008. His relatives were all released several days later.

Urgent Action       AFR 25/011/2008