Massacre At a Stadium - Guinea Confronts Its Past
Guinea has suffered years of corruption and political violence, with the stadium massacre, as it became known, being the latest in a long line of abuses stretching back to the years after the country's independence in 1958.
In 2009, hundreds of people were killed or wounded inside this stadium. Hundreds of women were also raped on the morning of September 28.
HRW, 27 September 2016
Guinea has yet to deliver justice for the grave crimes committed on September 28, 2009, at a Conakry stadium, six international and national human rights groups said today, in… Read more »
Guinea: Why Reconciliation Is Crucial
OSIWA, 10 August 2016
On June 29, 2016, the Provisional National Commission on Reconciliation (CPRN) co-chaired by Guinea's highest religious figures submitted its long awaited final report to President… Read more »
HRW, 28 September 2015
Guinea's political leaders should put ending impunity and completing reform of the country's judicial system at the center of their priorities, six international and national human… Read more »
The indictment of a former minister and the prosecution of an army officer allegedly involved in events of September 28, 2009, during which more than 157 people were killed and ... Read more »