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Kenya: Ill-treatment/Fear for safety: Wangari Maathai

, Index number: AFR 32/002/1999

A peaceful demonstration against the handover of public land to developers at Karura Forest, northern Nairobi, was violently broken up by security guards on 8 January 1999. The demonstration was organized by the environmental group, Greenbelt, which is lead by Wangari Maathai. Amnesty International is concerned for their

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