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Lesotho: Further Information: Trial against twenty-three soldiers postponed

, Index number: AFR 33/3051/2015

The court martial of 23 members of the Lesotho army for mutiny charges has been postponed to 1 February 2016. Nineteen of the accused remain in custody. Concerns that they will not receive a fair trial remain. If found guilty, they face the death penalty.

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