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Kenya: Ill-treatment/Fear for safety: Wangari Maathai
11 January 1999

A peaceful demonstration against the handover of public land to developers at Karura Forest, northern Nairobi, was violently broken up by security guards ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/002/1999

Kenya: Government tells Kenyans to "forget" about torture
4 December 1998

News Service: 240/98. AI INDEX: AFR 32/32/98. 4 DECEMBER 1998. Kenya: Government tells Kenyans to "forget" about torture. ...

Press Release       AFR 32/032/1998

Kenya: Further information on legal concern / potential ...
4 November 1998

Amnesty International has recently learned that charges of incitement to violence and unlawful assembly brought against Juma Kiplenge and 13 others ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/029/1998

Kenya: Further information on legal concern / potential ...
29 September 1998

AI has learned that the criminal case against Juma Kiplenge in Nakuru was withdrawn by the Attorney General, Amos Wako, on 23 September 1998. ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/028/1998

Kenya: Arbitrary detention / faer of ill-treatment in detention ...
27 August 1998

In the wake of the bombing of the United States embassy in Nairobi on 7 August 1998 Kenya is taking action, in a review of "all security procedures" to ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/025/1998

Kenya: Legal concern / potential prisoners of conscience / fear ...
29 July 1998

Juma Kiplenge and 13 others, currently on bail while being tried for incitement to violence and unlawful assembly, which carries a prison sentence of ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/023/1998

Kenya: Further information on prisoner of conscience ...
22 June 1998

On 22 May 1998 Njuguna Mutahi, a human rights activist and Wahome Karengo, a journalist, charged with theft at a court hearing on 19 May, were released ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/022/1998

Amnesty International Report 1998 updates: Selected events ...
16 June 1998

EMBARGOED FOR TRANSMISSION TO ALL MEDIA FOR: 10.00 HRS GMT WEDNESDAY 17 JUNE 1998. AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ...

Press Release       POL 10/005/1998

Kenya: Government must act now to stop spiral of violence
9 June 1998

News Service 107/98. AI INDEX: AFR 32/21/98. EMBARGOED UNTIL 0001 HRS GMT 10 JUNE 1998. MEDIA ADVISORY. KENYA. ...

Press Release       AFR 32/021/1998

Kenya: political violence spirals
9 June 1998

Parts of the Rift Valley have again been affected by politically motivated violence after the elections of December 1997. The attacks followed a similar ...

Report       AFR 32/019/1998