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South Sudan: Letter to Minister of Foreign Affairs: The death ...
5 November 2012

South Sudan's retention of the death penalty runs counter to the global move and commitment to end the use of capital punishment. In this open letter ...

Open Letter       AFR 65/006/2012

South Sudan: Place moratorium on death penalty | Amnesty ...
5 November 2012

South Sudan should join the great majority of United Nations members that have abolished the death penalty in law or practice.

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Amnesty International | South Sudan: Place Moratorium on ...
5 November 2012

Join Global Movement to Abolish Capital Punishment (Juba, November 5, 2012) – South Sudan should join the great majority of United Nations members ...

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African Union: A human rights agenda for the new chairperson
15 October 2012

Since its inception in 2002, the African Union (AU) has become a central player in Africa in the areas of conflict resolution, peace and security and international ...

Document       IOR 63/003/2012

South Sudan: Lethal disarmament: Abuses linked to civilian ...
3 October 2012

This briefing focuses on human rights violations committed by security forces while carrying out the civilian disarmament campaign in the south-east ...

Report       AFR 65/005/2012

South Sudan: Army and police forces shooting and raping ...
3 October 2012

Far from bringing security to the region, the SPLA and the police auxiliary forces have committed shocking human rights violations.

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Amnesty International | South Sudan – Army and police forces ...
3 October 2012

South Sudan should take immediate action to end human rights violations including torture, shootings and sexual violence by security forces carrying ...

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South Sudan: Strengthen human rights and accountability ...
21 September 2012

AI Index: AFR 65/004/2012 21 September 2012. South Sudan: Strengthen human rights and accountability mechanisms. ...

Public Statement       AFR 65/004/2012

East Africa: Letter to UN Security Council members to mark the ...
2 August 2012

2 August 2012 marks the deadline for Sudan and South Sudan to comply with the African Union (AU) Roadmap for Peace and the United Nations (UN ...

Open Letter       AFR 04/001/2012

One year on: Failure of leadership in Sudan and South Sudan ...
8 July 2012

A year after South Sudan gained independence, the country faces a human rights and humanitarian crisis.

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