Gabon
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Overview

The new Communications Code was criticized by journalists for its vague and overly broad provisions, and a newspaper was suspended. Prominent opposition supporters were arbitrarily arrested. The activities of the teachers’ unions were severely restricted. Representatives of the ICC conducted a two-day visit.

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Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

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