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Mozambique

Amnesty International works to stop Mozambique human rights violations. Mozambique human rights abuses can end with your support.

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Niger

Amnesty International has several concerns in Niger. More than 230 soldiers, arrested following a failed mutiny in 2002, and remained in detention without trial. Journalists continued to be targeted in…

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Nigeria

Police continued to commit with impunity a wide range of human rights violations, including unlawful killings, torture and other ill-treatment, and enforced disappearances.

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Somalia

Since the overthrow of Siad Barre's 21-year government in January 1991, civil conflict has torn Somalia apart, leading to the collapse of the state and the economy.

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South Africa

Increased incidents of torture and extrajudicial executions by police were reported in 2010. Refugees and migrants continued to suffer discrimination and displacement in large-scale incidents of violence.

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Tanzania

alks between the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi party and the opposition Civic United Front regarding power-sharing and legal and electoral reform in semiautonomous Zanzibar, which broke down in 2008, were…

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Uganda

Law enforcement officials were not held to account for human rights violations including unlawful killings, torture and other ill-treatment. The government attacked freedom of expression and press freedom. Despite a…

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Brazil

Amnesty International works to stop Brazil human rights violations. Brazil human rights abuses can end with your support.

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Female Domestic Workers Must Be Protected in Indonesia

The maternal mortality rate in Indonesia is one of the highest in the East Asia Pacific Region, particularly affecting domestic workers. Join us in urging Indonesia to pass critical legislation…

November 10, 2010

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My Assignment in Gaza

I didn’t expect to feel joy in the middle of an area that’s been divided by struggle for decades. But there they were – a group of girls, like rays…

September 17, 2010