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Mombasa bloodshed and alleged police impunity
Rights groups demand justice after spate of alleged extrajudicial killings in Kenya's violence-plagued coastal city.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2014 12:30 GMT
Kenya anti-terrorism police accused of abuses
Rights group says strong evidence shows police carried out series of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 17:08 GMT
Kenya firebrand cleric's death sparks protest
Police fight running battles with youths in port city of Mombasa where Abubaker Shariff Ahmed was shot dead last week.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2014 03:41 GMT
Rights group criticises Uganda mining firms
Human Rights Watch accuses three companies of exploring and mining minerals without consent of land owners in Karamoja.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 11:23 GMT
Somalia acknowledges rape by soldiers
President says rapists "should be fought ... just like al-Shabab" rebels amid concern over conduct of security forces.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 15:21 GMT
Rights group criticises Somalia over rapes
President acknowledges rights issues but denies allegations his soldiers have been abusing people in refugee camps.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2013 05:35 GMT
Zenawi: A source of stability?
The Ethiopian prime minister has been re-elected but opposition parties allege fraud.
Last updated: 27 May 2010 11:39 GMT
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