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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Prominent Zimbabwe human rights defender hunted down ...
8 March 2013

The alert issued by Zimbabwe police on state television implying that prominent human rights defender Jestina Mukoko was on the run from the law is ...

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Zimbabwe: Staff of Zimbabwe human rights NGO at risk
26 February 2013

Zimbabwean police have classified a human rights group the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) as a “threat to state security”, prompting fears that the workers ...

Urgent Action       AFR 46/001/2013

Amnesty International | Zimbabwe: Arrest of peaceful ...
14 February 2013

Attacks by the police on Zimbabwean human rights defenders cast doubt on the country's ability to hold a credible constitutional referendum and election ...

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Zimbabwe's arrest of peaceful protesters casts doubt on ...
14 February 2013

More attacks by the police on Zimbabwean human rights defenders cast doubt on the country's ability to hold a credible constitutional referendum and ...

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Amnesty International | Zimbabwe: Appointment of new ...
8 February 2013

Reports by Zimbabwean state media that a new hangman has been appointed raises fears that the country may be preparing to start executions again ...

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Zimbabwe: Appointment of new hangman raises spectre of ...
8 February 2013

The appointment of a new hangman raises fears that the country may be preparing to start executions again after a seven year hiatus.

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Zimbabwe: Leading activist detained in ongoing crackdown ...
16 January 2013

Okay Machisa, director of the Zimbabwe Human Rights Association, is denied bail and remanded in custody until 30 January.

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Amnesty International | Zimbabwe: Leading activist detained ...
16 January 2013

A leading human rights activist in Zimbabwe was denied bail today following his arrest earlier this week as part of what Amnesty International said is ...

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Zimbabwe: Brief to SADC on harassment and intimidation of ...
15 November 2012

Amnesty International is deeply concerned about ongoing harassment and intimidation of human rights workers by police in Zimbabwe as the country ...

Document       AFR 46/016/2012

Zimbabwe: Further information: Human rights defenders ...
12 November 2012

Three Zimbabwean human rights defenders, who were detained on 5 November 2012 and illegally transferred between Harare and Bulawayo on 7 November ...

Urgent Action       AFR 46/013/2012