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Nigeria: Open letter to His Excellency Rotimi Amaechi ...
9 November 2010

In this open letter, Amnesty International calls on the Nigerian government to cease all forced evictions of residents of the several waterfront areas in ...

Open Letter       AFR 44/028/2010

Kenya: 8,000 Somalis pushed out of kenya
5 November 2010

Approximately 8000 Somalis, who fled across the Kenyan border from the Somali town of Belet Hawo following intense fighting there, were ordered to ...

Urgent Action       AFR 32/016/2010

Sudan: Further information: Journalist held incommunicado in ...
5 November 2010

On 3 November, Jaafar Alsabki Ibrahim, a Darfuri journalist working for the opposition newspaper Al Sahafa, was arrested by the National Intelligence ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/038/2010

Nigeria: Amnesty International welcomes decision to make the ...
4 November 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 44/027/2010. 4 November 2010. Nigeria: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/027/2010

Mauritania: The Human Rights Council cannot ignore the ...
3 November 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 3 November 2010. AI Index: AFR 38/003/2010. Mauritania: The Human ...

Public Statement       AFR 38/003/2010

Sudan: Briefing to International Referendum Observers
3 November 2010

SUDAN: Briefing to international referendum observers. In the lead up to the referendum on self-determination of southern ...

Document       AFR 54/037/2010

Sudan: Activists held incommunicado in Sudan
3 November 2010

Between 30 October and 1 November, eight Darfuris, including a number of human rights activists, have been arrested in Khartoum, the capital of Sudan ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/036/2010

Chad: Ensure security and respect for human rights in the Dar ...
2 November 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AI Index: AFR 20/013/2010. 2 November 2010. Chad: Ensure security ...

Public Statement       AFR 20/013/2010

Sudan: Children sentenced to death in Sudan
2 November 2010

On 21 October, the Special Court in Darfur, western Sudan, sentenced ten individuals including four alleged children to death by hanging following an ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/035/2010

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the tenth ...
1 November 2010

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of various states about ending torture, arbitrary arrests, the death ...

Document       IOR 41/034/2010