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Human rights abuses in Algeria

Human rights abuses in Algeria

no one is spared

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Published by Human Rights Watch in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights -- Algeria.,
  • Civil rights -- Algeria.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMiddle East Watch.
    ContributionsWhitley, Andrew., Human Rights Watch (Organization), Middle East Watch (Organization)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC599.A54 H86 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 67 p.
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14813279M
    ISBN 10156432124

    Eritrean refugees have found rare hope in a Canadian Supreme Court ruling allowing them to continue with a lawsuit against a Canadian mining company allegedly complicit in . Independent human rights groups in Algeria had no specific total for , but they also suggested that there were fewer cases of disappearance than in previous years. Armed men in uniforms took away an electrician named Mourad in Algiers in July in a vehicle clearly marked "security;" the family was unable to verify if or where he was being held.

    Gross human rights abuses were committed on a mass scale by armed groups and state security forces during the s internal conflict in Algeria, which claimed the lives of up to , people, according to official figures. The human rights movement has traditionally focused on documenting abuses, rather than attempting to explain them. In recent years, however, the Author: Susan Marks.

    Human Rights in Algeria The civil war of the s brought large-scale violations of human rights. The number of victims is estimated, by government officials and others, at about , Algeria: France's Undeclared War (Making of the Modern World) 1st Edition, Kindle Edition and mired the French army in accusations of torture and mass human rights abuses. In carefully re-examining the origins and consequences of the conflict, Martin Evans argues that it was the Socialist-led Republican Front, in power from January /5(35).


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Join our movement today. Amnesty International and Human Rights Human rights abuses in Algeria book have both complained that members of radical Islamic groups are treated more harshly in prison than others.

Rights of journalists. In Decemberthe Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor issued a report regarding violation of media freedom in Algeria. Death of the journalist Mohammed Tamalt, Get this from a library. Human rights abuses in Algeria: no one is spared.

[Andrew Whitley, (Policy scientist); Middle East Watch (Organization);] -- The Algerian government and the armed Islamist opposition it is fighting are each responsible for a severe deterioration in human rights conditions.

Whereas only three years ago Algeria seemed to be. The authorities have taken no steps to open investigations and address the impunity for the human rights abuses and possible crimes against humanity committed by security forces and armed groups in the s during Algeria’s internal conflict, which left an estimatedpeople killed or forcibly disappeared.

10 hours ago  The human rights abuses in Algeria are not limited to Algerian citizens, and the regime’s position on oppression of opposing voices is shared by the Polisario Front, the breakaway group to whom.

Obama Administration Slams Algeria for Human Rights Abuses Washington DC - The Algerian authorities are not happy with the United States Department of State Country Report on Human Rights Author: Hassan Masiky.

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bodies established and statutes passed since with respect to human rights. Human Rights Watch, in the briefing paper it submitted to the committee regarding Algeria's report, examined the discrepancies between the report and actual practices with regard to the gravest human rights abuses, including extrajudicial executions.

Pages in category "Human rights abuses" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes (learn more). ALGERIA 6 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for United States Department of State • Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Impunity remained a problem.

The law provides mechanisms to investigate abuses and corruption, but the government did not provide public information on. Government Human Rights Bodies: In the government replaced the National Consultative Commission for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (CNCPPDH) with the CNDH.

The CNDH has budget autonomy and the constitutional responsibility to investigate alleged human rights abuses, officially comment on laws proposed by the government, and.

Government Human Rights Bodies: In the government replaced the National Consultative Commission for Promotion and Protection of Human Rights with the National Human Rights Council (CNDH). The CNDH has budget autonomy and the constitutional responsibility to investigate alleged human rights abuses, officially comment on laws proposed by the.

Algeria Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Febru Algeria is a multi-party republic based on a constitution and a presidential form of government.

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Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, the International Federation of Human Rights (FIDH), and RSF visited the country in separate ten-day missions in May. Government Human Rights Bodies: The Human Rights Department at the Ministry of Interior and the Human Rights Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs are mandated to observe, report, and handle human rights issues.

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