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The Malawian authorities must comply immediately with a court order to free former Attorney General Ralph Kasambara on bail, Amnesty International said after he ...
Malawi's former Attorney General, who is critical of the current government, has been returned to prison despite a court order to release him on bail.
UA: 49/12 Index: AFR 36/001/2012 Malawi Date: 15 February 2012. URGENT ACTION. CRITICAL LAWYER granted bail then rearrested. Former ...
Urgent Action AFR 36/001/2012
Five activists in Malawi were arrested and detained by police on Friday 14 October 2011 for engaging in a peaceful protest outside parliament in Lilongwe. They ...
Urgent Action AFR 36/003/2011
Five activists being held after a peaceful protest in Malawi's capital are prisoners of conscience.
Malawi should arrest wanted Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and surrender him to the International Criminal Court (ICC), Amnesty International said today.
Al-Bashir is due in Malawi for a trade summit, despite warrants for his arrest on charges of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes.
Demonstrations that were scheduled to take place in Malawi on 17 August 2011 were postponed by participants after a dialogue was facilitated between members of ...
Urgent Action AFR 36/002/2011
Malawians taking part in anti-government protests set for 17 August are at risk of being killed or injured by police.
Demonstrators may be at risk of being killed or seriously injured if police use excessive force to break up protests due to take place in Malawi on 17 August. In ...
Urgent Action AFR 36/001/2011