Daily Archives: 7 May 2014

Nigeria’s serious test of stability

By Salil Shetty, Amnesty International’s Secretary General As Nigeria takes centre stage hosting the World Economic Forum on Africa, events in recent weeks have tarnished its image as a country that has come of age. In April, as Africa’s most … Continue reading

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Azerbaijan: Human rights start at home!

By Amnesty International’s campaigner on South Caucasus, Levan Asatiani Yesterday, when Ministers from across Europe gathered in Vienna to hand the Chair of the Council of Europe to Azerbaijan, they were greeted by an unexpected “delegation”. A vocal group of … Continue reading

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