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Rise in executions in Egypt in past two months – Amnesty

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Egypt executed 57 men and women in October and November, nearly double the 32 people reported in the whole of 2019, Amnesty International said...

Civilian deaths laid at door of Burkina Faso security forces

International advocacy group Human Rights Watch (HRW) believes security forces in Burkina Faso summarily executed 31 unarmed detainees earlier this month during operations against...

Burkina Faso investigating troop execution claims

The Burkina Faso military launched an investigation after a rights group accused the army of carrying out executions during a recent operation in which...

DR Congo police accused of executions

An international rights group accused Congolese police of summarily executing at least 27 people, some bound, strangled and mutilated in a crackdown on gangs...

Executions rising in South Sudan – Amnesty International

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Amnesty International accused South Sudan of stepping up use of the death penalty with seven executions this year including one who was a child...

Somalia’s al Shabaab executes five men

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Somalia's al Shabaab Islamists shot five men in a public execution, including a Somali British citizen accused of spying, a sign the...

U.N. experts call for Egypt to halt executions

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Egypt must stop executions until it has reviewed all death sentences and retry any convictions that are found to rest on unfair...

UN alarmed at summary execution reports in Benghazi

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The United Nations Libya mission was alarmed by reports of "brutal and outrageous summary executions" in Benghazi, after pictures emerged appearing to...

Museveni looking at executions

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Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni may resume signing off on death sentences after a long hiatus to help stem a wave of crime,...

Libya’s eastern forces deny reports of summary executions

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The Libyan National Army, the main military force in eastern Libya, on Thursday denied accusations that its troops were involved in torture...

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SANDF youth employment commitment increasingly hamstrung

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With an official youth unemployment rate of 46% for the first quarter of 2021, it’s not surprising two published pieces about military recruitment on...
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