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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the ninth ...
1 September 2010

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of various States about the ratification of international human ...

Document       IOR 41/023/2010

Rwanda: Safer to stay silent: The chilling effect of Rwanda's ...
31 August 2010

Rwanda's laws banning "genocide ideology" and "sectarianism" are vague and sweeping, and have been used to silence legitimate dissent. The laws ...

Report       AFR 47/005/2010

Make our rights law: Enforce economic, social and cultural ...
31 August 2010

Economic, social and cultural rights are enshrined in the universal Declaration of Human rights and in various treaties, including the International Covenant ...

Document       ACT 35/002/2010

Democratic Republic of Congo: Mass rape highlights failures ...
26 August 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 62/009/2010. August 26 2010. Democratic Republic of ...

Public Statement       AFR 62/009/2010

UN Human Rights Council Fifteenth Session: Amnesty ...
25 August 2010

Amnesty International submitted these written statements to the fifteenth session of the UN Human Rights Council, which will take place in Geneva from ...

Document       IOR 41/022/2010

Somalia: Amnesty International condemns direct attacks on ...
25 August 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: AFR 52/012/2010. 25 August 2010. Somalia: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AFR 52/012/2010

Equatorial Guinea: Further information: Four abducted ...
24 August 2010

José Abeso Nsue, Manuel Ndong Anseme, Alipio Ndong Asumu and Jacinto Michá Obiang were sentenced to death on 21 August and executed, apparently ...

Urgent Action       AFR 24/012/2010

Burundi: “A Step Backwards” – Torture and other Ill-Treatment ...
23 August 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Date: August 23 2010. AI Index: AFR 16/002/2010. “A Step Backwards” – Torture and other ...

Document       AFR 16/002/2010

Equatorial Guinea: Four abducted refugees face death penalty ...
20 August 2010

Four refugees abducted in Benin in January were tried by a military court in Equatorial Guinea from 14 to 16 August 2010 on charges of attempting to ...

Urgent Action       AFR 24/011/2010

Kenya: Important judgement highlights unfairness and cruelty ...
17 August 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 17 August 2010. AI Index: AFR 32/012/2010. Kenya: Important judgement ...

Public Statement       AFR 32/012/2010