mass arrests

  • October 6, 2018

    Eighty nine indigenous Papuans were arrested last week, taking the total number of arbitrary arrests in West Papua to 221 in one month alone.

  • October 16, 2017

    More than 500 people have been detained in overcrowded prisons following mass arrests in English-speaking regions of Cameroon, whilst eye-witnesses have told Amnesty International that wounded protestors are abandoning hospital treatment to avoid capture.