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Monthly Archives: October 2013

Nationalist Party MP sentenced to death for war crimes

A Bangladesh war crimes tribunal has sentenced opposition party MP Salauddin Quader Chowdhury to death for atrocities committed during the country’s 1971 war of...

Campaigners highlight poor Angolans’ latest plight

A human rights watchdog has said police in Angola are abusing impoverished street vendors in the capital Luanda. Officers are accused of attacking and demanding...

Shopkeepers accuse Nairobi mall rescuers of looting

Soldiers sent in to end the Westgate shopping mall siege in Nairobi are being accused by shop owners returning to their units of looting...

Uganda appeals for international support for refugee intake

Uganda’s Commissioner of Refugees David Kazungu has declared the nation’s government “worried” over the high number of refugees coming from neighbouring war-ravaged countries. Over 234,000...

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