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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | The Gambia: Charges against ...
11 September 2012

Charges against two journalists detained after they applied for permission to hold a peaceful protest over the executions of nine death row inmates must ...

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Gambia: The Gambian government must not carry out any ...
5 September 2012

Amnesty International PUBLIC STATEMENT AI Index: AFR 27/009/2012 5 September 2012 The Gambia: The Gambian government must not carry ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/009/2012

Amnesty International | Dozens of death row prisoners in ...
29 August 2012

At least 38 people still on death row in The Gambia are at imminent risk of execution following official confirmation nine other death row inmates were ...

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Gambia: Further information: At least 38 prisoners at risk of ...
29 August 2012

The Gambian government has confirmed the execution of nine death row prisoners by firing squad. The individuals were taken from their cells the evening ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/006/2012

Gambian authorities urged to halt further executions - Quotes
28 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL QUOTES AI Index: AFR 27/007/2012 28 August 2012. Gambian authorities urged to halt further executions. ...

PressItem       AFR 27/007/2012

Dozens of death row prisoners in Gambia risk imminent ...
28 August 2012

At least 38 people still on death row in The Gambia are at imminent risk of execution.

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Amnesty International | Executions in The Gambia giant leap ...
24 August 2012

Amnesty International has received credible reports that nine persons were executed last night in Gambia, and that more persons are under threat of ...

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Gambia: All Gambian death row inmates to be executed
23 August 2012

Gambian president Yahya Jammeh has announced that all death row inmates will be executed by mid-September. Amnesty International urges the President ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/005/2012

Gambia: President Jammeh must retract call for execution of ...
21 August 2012

Gambian president Yahya Jammeh's reported comments that people sentenced to death in The Gambia will be executed by September must not be ...

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Gambia: Free activist jailed for life over anti-government T ...
23 July 2012

Amnesty International is marking its annual Day of Action calling for improved human rights in The Gambia.

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