Mit der Kraftprobe zwischen Staatsmacht und Islamisten in Algerien im Sommer 1991 begann der Krieg, der die Sahelregion bis heute erschüttert
Borders are not lines on the map, they are an affective experience produced by our everyday movements, narratives and codes that simultaneously define our relations with the world. We tend to think of borders as legal administrative lines separating sovereign units. They are indeed lines, but not simply legal and administrative ones.
The government thinks the community is supporting al-Shabab,” Otsieno Namwaya, a researcher with Human Rights Watch, told The New Humanitarian. “But the truth is most people are just scared of the government: some feel frustrated that the government has not exactly supported them.
There have been increasing calls by pro-democracy militants to resume the Hirak anti-regime protest movement in Algeria, a situation that has prompted an intensification of government repression against opposition figures and rights activists. The Algerian regime faces an exceedingly difficult
Could Algeria soon send troops from its army, the pillar of the regime, to join peace-keeping missions led by the United Nations or African Union? President Abdelmadjid Tebboune has urged a constitutional change that would allow deployments abroad, signalling a
On 12 June, the Coalition for the Sahel met for the first time since it was announced at the Pau Summit in January. The French Foreign Ministe, Jean-Yves Le Drian, described the coalition as “a good example of the new
Report der Associación Por Derechos Humanos de Andalucía (APDHA) für das Jahr 2019 und den erfolgreichen Versuch, Marokko in das Grenzregime einzubeziehen: In January 2019, the Spanish government announced a plan to reduce the number of arrivals of people and
Spanien durfte zwei Afrikaner zurückschieben, die von Marokko aus über den Grenzzaun kletterten – das entschied ein europäisches Gericht. Eine Recherche könnte nun Zweifel an der Argumentation der Richter nähren.
Since the beginning of March, various organizations working in Greece have denounced the collective expulsions of migrants from the Aegean islands and mainland Greece. Different methods are used.
Amnesty International hat einen Report über polizeiliche Übergriffe und Folter seitens der kroatischen Grenzpolizei veröffentlicht und spricht von einer „horrifying escalation of police human rights violations at the Croatian border with Bosnia“.