Urgent Action update: Sahrawi defendants granted civilian re-trial in Morocco

Twenty-three Sahrawi defendants, including 21 prisoners sentenced to jail after a grossly unfair trial by a military court in 2013, are to face re-trial before a civilian court.

2nd update on UA 71/16 issued on 08/08/2016
Oct 10 2014 11:36AM
October meeting
Aug 25 2014 4:44PM
North Africa ezine
The autumn edition of the North Africa ezine prepared by the country coordinators gives up to date news of the situation in the region. It also includes events, an action and a wealth of inte
Jul 1 2014 4:59PM
The road from Khartoum (or what do human rights have to do with the development of football across Africa?)
Last night’s German victory saw the final African team in the World Cup, Algeria, go the way of Cameroon, the Ivory Coast, Nigeria and Ghana before them. Indeed Africa as a continent has never had a team reach the semi-finals of a Worl...
May 29 2014 12:11PM
Next Meeting 8pm Tuesday 8th June, Friends Meeting House
Morocco CC will talk about Amnesty's new campaigns and their significance for our NA work
Mar 21 2014 9:58AM
North Africa Newsletter
Latest ezine from North Africa region team makes an interesting and informative read.
Mar 6 2014 8:48PM
Great News! Jabeur Mejri has been released after two years in prison!
J abeur Mejri has been released after spending two years as a prisoner of conscience in Tunisia for publishing online articles and cartoons deemed offensive to Islam.<
Feb 28 2014 9:37AM
Libyan Politicians facing death penalty
Libyan politicians are facing the death penalty over a blasphemous cartoon.
Feb 11 2014 10:56AM
Interesting update on Tawargha Community
Magazine article by Magdalena Mughrabi, Amnesty International North Africa researcher.
Feb 5 2014 10:35AM
Programme for 2014
Have a look at what we are planning for this year.
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