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posted 06 November 2005 08:14 PM      Profile for Michelle   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Ten years after the execution of writer and human rights activist Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight fellow activists, new evidence shows that the peoples of Nigeria's oil producing Niger Delta continue to face death and devastation at the hands of the security forces. A new report reveals how poverty-stricken communities, who protest against the actions of companies or are suspected of obstructing oil production, risk collective punishment.

Amnesty International

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