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Sudan: Students and lawyers at risk of torture
21 March 2014

Eleven men have been arrested and detained without charge in Khartoum in a sweep by the National Security Services (NISS) between 12 and 20 March ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/003/2014

Nigeria: Priorities for improving the human rights situation ...
20 March 2014

On 20 March 2014, the Human Rights Council adopted the Universal Periodic Review outcome on Nigeria. Amnesty International delivered this statement ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/002/2014

Senegal must review commitment to ratify Second Optional ...
19 March 2014

On 19 March 2014, the Human Rights Council adopted the Universal Periodic Review outcome on Senegal. Amnesty International delivered this statement ...

Public Statement       AFR 49/001/2014

Sudan: We can't endure any more: The impact of inter ...
14 March 2014

Eleven years since the start of the conflict in Darfur, civilians continue to bear the brunt of human rights abuses by government forces, pro-government ...

Report       AFR 54/002/2014

South Sudan: Commission of Inquiry is a key opportunity to ...
13 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AFR 65/001/2014. 13 March 2014. South Sudan: Commission of Inquiry ...

Public Statement       AFR 65/001/2014

Amnesty International | Deprose Muchena appointed first ...
10 March 2014

Amnesty International today announced that Deprose Muchena, former Deputy Director of the Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA), will ...

Press Release      

Injustice incorporated: Corporate abuses and the human right ...
7 March 2014

Victims of human rights violations and abuses frequently face significant challenges when seeking remedy. This book explores the challenges involved ...

Report       POL 30/001/2014

My life. my health, my education, my choice, my future, My ...
6 March 2014

All over the world, people are coerced, criminalized and discriminated against, simply for making choices about their bodies and their lives. In the face ...

Document       ACT 35/001/2014

International Criminal Court: 9 Questions about the case of ...
6 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. 6 March 2014. AI Index: IOR 53/003/2014. International Criminal ...

Questions And Answers       IOR 53/003/2014

Wire, March/April 2014. Vol. 44, issue 002
6 March 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Protecting people in a human rights crisis 3) My Body My Rights My Future 4) Who controls your body? 5) Nepal: Removing ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2014