Tag: Haratin

U.N. Officials Slam Mauritania for Stifling Anti-Slavery Activists

October 28, 2016

U.N. human rights officials condemned the systematic oppression endured by anti-slavery activists in Mauritania who have been handed a 15-year jail sentence. "The (Mauritanian) government ... Read More

US Condemns Imprisonment, Torture of Anti-slavery Activists in Mauritania

August 23, 2016

The United States has recently condemned in strong terms the imprisonment and the torture endured by anti-slavery activists in Mauritania. The US condemnation came after ... Read More