Tag: Brahim Ould Bilal

Mauritania: Supreme Court Frees Jailed Anti-slavery Activists

May 18, 2016

The Mauritania Supreme Court Tuesday demanded the immediate release of anti-slavery activists arrested two years ago and sentenced to two years in prison, reports say. ... Read More

Mauritania: Government Accused of Institutionalized Racism

February 10, 2016

Human rights groups in Mauritania have accused the Government of institutionalized racism after it appeared that the executive body prevented a youth soccer team from ... Read More

Mauritania: 7 militants of anti-slavery outlawed organization arrested

January 13, 2016

The outlawed Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist movement in Mauritania (IRA) indicated security forces arrested 7 of its militants following a protest demanding ... Read More

Mauritania: NGOs demand release of anti-slavery activists

November 12, 2015

A group of 17 NGOs including Amnesty International Wednesday called for the immediate release of two Mauritanian anti-slavery activists arrested one year ago and handed ... Read More