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Burundi: No Justice Decade After Massacre

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Posted by admin 70 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email Burundian authorities should hold accountable those responsible for a 2004 massacre of Congolese refugees. More than 150 refugees, most of them women and children, were killed and more than 100 others injured, on August 13, 2004, at Gatumba, in one of the worst ethnically targeted attacks in Burundi since the 1990s. The lead

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Equatorial Guinea: Halt Prisoner Torture

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Posted by admin 75 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email President Barack Obama and other leaders scheduled to meet with President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea next week should denounce torture, corruption, and other serious human rights abuses in the country, EG Justice and Human Rights Watch said today. Obiang will participate in Obama’s US-Africa Lea

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South Sudan: End Media Restrictions

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Posted by admin 75 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email South Sudan’s National Security Service (NSS) should stop seizing and shutting down newspapers as well as harassing, intimidating, and unlawfully detaining journalists. (Juba) – South Sudan’s National Security Service (NSS) should stop seizing and shutting down newspapers as well as harassi

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US-Africa: Make Human Rights Central to Summit

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Posted by admin 75 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email US President Barack Obama should ensure that human rights concerns are a major focus of the US-Africa Leaders Summit. Rights concerns should not be relegated to meetings in the margins of the summit. The theme of the August 4-6, 2014 summit in Washington, DC, is “Investing in Our Future.” (Washington, DC) &

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South Sudan: Massacres, Unlawful Killings, Pillage

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Posted by admin 75 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email The crimes against civilians in South Sudan over the past months, including ethnic killings, will resonate for decades. (Juba) – Both government and opposition forces and their allies committed extraordinary acts of cruelty that amount to war crimes in South Sudan since fighting began there in Decembe

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Zimbabwe: Protesters Beaten, Arrested

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Posted by admin 75 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email Anti-riot police on August 3, 2014, beat and arrested hundreds of people at a camp housing approximately 20,000 displaced people in southern Zimbabwe. (Johannesburg) – Anti-riot police on August 3, 2014, beat and arrested hundreds of people at a camp housing approximately 20,000 displaced people in so

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Central African Republic: No Amnesty for Serious Crimes

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Posted by admin 96 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email Mediators and participants at the Brazzaville forum to discuss the Central African Republic crisis should reject any calls for an amnesty for serious human rights crimes. (Nairobi) – Mediators and participants at the Brazzaville forum to discuss the Central African Republic crisis should reject any ca

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Ethiopia: Drop Case Against Bloggers, Journalists

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Posted by admin 97 days ago (http://www.hrw.org)
Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email The Ethiopian government should immediately drop politically motivated charges brought against 10 bloggers and journalists on July 17, 2014, under the country’s deeply flawed anti-terrorism law. (Nairobi, July 19, 2014) – The Ethiopian government should immediately drop politically motivated charges b

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