Mauritania (12)
Feb 7 2019 12:32pm
Urgent Action outcome: Mauritanian anti-slavery activists released
Two anti-slavery activists Biram Dah Abeid and Abdellahi el Housein Me...
Sep 10 2018 2:14pm
Urgent Action: Anti-slavery activists arbitrarily detained in Mauritania
Two members of the anti-slavery organization Initiative for the Resurg...
Aug 1 2016 12:32pm
Mauritania: Drop all charges and release anti-slavery activists
Authorities in Mauritania must drop all charges and immediately and...
May 13 2014 1:46pm
Finding a cure for the cancer of torture
In Solzhenitsyn’s great book Cancer Ward, the plight of a bunch of Sov...
Aug 24 2011 12:00am
Mauritania urged to revoke anti-slavery activists sentencing
Authorities in Mauritania must revoke jail sentences given to four ant...
Jan 4 2011 6:43pm
Anti-slavery campaigner arrested in Mauritania
Mauritanian anti-slavery campaigner Biram Dah Abeid has been arrested....
Dec 3 2008 12:34pm
Torture in Mauritania: let me count the ways
How many ways can torturers find to hurt people? You’d maybe think tha...