Posts Tagged: journalists

Amnesty International 2011 report on Madagascar

Amnesty International has released its 2011 report on Madagascar: Human rights violations were committed with almost total impunity by the security forces, including unlawful arrests and detentions, excessive use of force against demonstrators and attacks on journalists and opposition leaders….

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US concerned about human rights in Madagascar

US concerned about human rights in Madagascar. The Washington Post reports that the U.S. Embassy in Madagascar has expressed concern about “the constant harassment of political dissidents and journalists” in the country. The statement refers to reports of arbitrary arrests…

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