Guinea-Bissau

Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF GUINEA-BISSAU

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Amnesty International | Guinea-Bissau: Military begins ...
1 April 2009

Amnesty International today revealed that Francisco José Fadul, a Court President and former Prime Minister of Guinea-Bissau, was beaten by military ...

Press Release      

Guinea-Bissau: Intimidation and Harassment of Journalists ...
16 August 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: AFR 30/003/2007 (Public). News Service No: 158. 16 August 2007. ...

Press Release       AFR 30/003/2007

Guinea Bissau: Fear for safety/fear of torture
15 August 2007

Four jounalists, Allen Y ro Embalo, Alberto Dabo, Eva Maria Auzenda Biague and Fernando Jorge Perreira, have gone into hiding after threats from ...

Urgent Action       AFR 30/002/2007

West Africa: Time to abolish the death penalty
9 October 2003

This doument summarizes each of the 16 ECOWAS countries' legislation on the death penalty, provides information on the most recent executions and ...

Report       AFR 05/003/2003

Guinea-Bissau: Torture/lack of medical care for several ...
1 April 2003

Amnesty International is seriously concerned for the health of four army officers, who reportedly have been tortured and ill-treated on several occasions ...

Action Document       AFR 30/007/2003

Guinea-Bissau: Torture and ill-treatment/Incommunicado ...
19 March 2003

Several named miliary officers were arrested in early November 2002. They are being held in incommunicado detention without charge, at Mansoa Army ...

Urgent Action       AFR 30/006/2003

Guinea Bissau: Further information on Unlawful detention ...
24 February 2003

João Vaz Mané was released from prison in the capital Bissau on the morning of 19 February. João Vaz Mané confirmed that he had not been ill-treated ...

Urgent Action       AFR 30/005/2003

Guinea Bissau: Unlawful detention/detention without charge ...
11 February 2003

João Vaz Mané, vice-president of the Liga Guineense dos Direitos Humanos (LGDH), Guinea-Bissau Human Rights League, was arrested at about 3pm ...

Urgent Action       AFR 30/001/2003

Guinea-Bissau: Human rights defenders face increased ...
4 February 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE. 4 February 2002. AI Index AFR 30/003/2002 - News Service Nr. 22. Guinea ...

Press Release       AFR 30/003/2002

Guinea-Bissau: Amnesty International concerned about ...
11 December 2001

Public Statement. 11 December 2001. AI Index AFR 30/017/2001 - News Service Nr. 219. Guinea-Bissau: Amnesty International ...

Press Release       AFR 30/017/2001