The 2012 Annual Report on
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An activist in KwaThema township describes how the murder of lesbians in her community provoked anger and fear.
The powers and ability of the Commission of Inquiry appointed to investigate the deaths of 44 people near Lonmin's Marikana mine in August must be clarified to ...
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 53/005/2012. 21 September 2012. South Africa: Amnesty International encouraged ...
Public Statement AFR 53/005/2012
Postcard AFR 53/004/2012
A judge must oversee any investigation into the deaths of 34 people after South African police opened fire on protesting miners at the Marikana mine complex.
Court says a State that has abolished the death penalty cannot hand over an individual to another State if there is a risk of the death penalty being used.
The arrests in South Africa of members of a police unit allegedly linked to numerous unlawful killings and incidents of torture is a breakthrough in fighting impunity ...
The arrests in South Africa of members of a police unit linked to unlawful killings and torture is a breakthrough in fighting impunity for human rights violations ...
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.