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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 27/005/2009. 15 July 2009. The Gambia: Amnesty International Demands Freedom for Gambians. ...
Document AFR 27/005/2009
Seven named individuals were arrested by members of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) on 15 June. They are being held incommunicado detention at the NIA headquarters ...
Urgent Action AFR 27/002/2009
1) For a path out of poverty, take the human rights route 2) LiveWire 3) Maternal mortality: A woman a minute 4) Corporations, human rights and poverty 5) Top tips ...
Document NWS 21/003/2009
Hundreds of people held in a government-backed witch hunt in Gambia have been released without charge.
Halifa Sallah is believed to have been arrested for articles he wrote criticising the use of witch doctors by the Gambian government.
Up to 1000 people have been taken from theirvillages by “witch doctors”, taken to secret detention centres and forced to drink hallucinogenic concoctio.
Amnesty International today revealed that up to 1000 people in The Gambia have been kidnapped from their villages by “witch doctors”, taken to secret dete.
Halifa Sallah was arrested on 8 March at his home in Serrekunda, a suburb of the capital Banjul, and taken to Serrekunda police station by five plain clothed policemen ...
Urgent Action AFR 27/001/2009
(Abuja) African leaders and the international community must putpressure on the Gambian authorities to stop using their security forcesas a tool for repression, ...