Two men and a woman have been sentenced to death in Malawi after being convicted of brutally murdering a man with albinism in 2015. Africa Malawi 

Death penalty handed down for three albino killers in Malawi

Two men and a woman have been sentenced to death in Malawi after being convicted of brutally murdering a man with albinism in 2015. The “three were found guilty of (murder and possessing human tissue) and have been sentenced to death” in Mchinji on Tuesday, judiciary spokesperson Agness Patemba told Agence France Presse newswire. Douglas Mwale, Fontino Folosani and Sophie… Read More
A Mauritanian blogger who was freed after spending more than five years in jail under inhumane conditions, even after his sentence was served, has arrived in an unspecified European country, according to human rights group Amnesty International. Others 

Mauritanian blogger free and in exile after five years in jail-Amnesty

A Mauritanian blogger who was freed after spending more than five years in jail under inhumane conditions, even after his sentence was served, has arrived in an unspecified European country, according to human rights group Amnesty International. “During five years in prison, I just saw the sun six times,” said Cheikh Ould Mohamed Ould Mkheitir, 36, in comments released by Amnesty. Mkheitir… Read More
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Amnesty International issues alert to travelers visiting U.S.

Amnesty International has issued a travel warning calling for travelers and visitors to the United States of America (USA) to exercise caution and have a contingency plan when traveling throughout that country due to ongoing rampant gun violence in the United States.Travelers have been advised to be extra vigilant at all times and be wary of the ubiquity of firearms… Read More