Tag: Hirak activists

Algeria steps up repression against Hirak activists in restive Kabylie region

September 2, 2021

The Algerian military junta arrested scores of the pro-democracy Hirak activists in the restive Kabylie region, where an independence movement known as MAK is active. ... Read More

Mounting voices against Algerian regime’s repression against Hirak activists

May 28, 2021

Critical voices are mounting against the Algerian regime and its attempts to stifle the peaceful demonstrations, known as Hirak, demanding a clean break with the ... Read More

Algeria: UN calls for impartial, rapid investigations in claims of sexual abuse, torture against Hirak activists

March 8, 2021

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has officially called on the Algerian authorities to conduct “prompt and impartial investigations” into the allegations of ... Read More

Algeria steps up repression against Hirak activists amid COVID-19 lockdown (EuroMed Rights)

June 18, 2020

The EuroMed Rights NGO has condemned the use by the Algerian authorities of the COVID-19 lockdown as a pretext to continue their crackdown against pro-democracy ... Read More