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News Mauritania: Mauritania, US in spat over 'slavery' charge

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/mauritania-us-spat-over-slavery-charge-174704515.html
Publicated on: onday 05 November 2018

Mauritania reacted furiously Monday after the United States pulled its status as a preferential trade partner, accusing the West African state of tolerating forced labour and hereditary slavery. The d...

News Mauritania: Mauritania: One Year On, Blogger Still Detained

News source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/11/08/mauritania-one-year-blogger-still-detained
Publicated on: hursday 08 November 2018

(Nairobi) – Authorities in Mauritania should promptly and safely release a blogger who remains in custody despite an appeals court’s decision one year ago, on November 9, 2017, to commute his death se...

News Mauritania: US, rights groups pressure Mauritania over slavery

News source: http://www.startribune.com/rights-groups-urge-mauritania-to-free-activist-us-pressures/500022092/
Publicated on: hursday 08 November 2018

DAKAR, Senegal — International rights groups are urging Mauritania to release anti-slavery activists, as the United States has announced it will end trade benefits to the West African country over the ...

News Mauritania: As slavery evolves in Mauritania, silent victims prove harder to find

News source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/features/2018/11/11/As-slavery-evolves-in-Mauritania-silent-victims-prove-harder-to-find.html
Publicated on: Sunday 11 November 2018

Day after day, Aminetou Mint Yarg and her fellow villagers in southern Mauritania haul water from the river and tend to their crops under a burning desert sun. In good years, they grow fields of ...

News Mauritania: Mauritania: Blogger still detained one year after court decision quashing his death sentence

News source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/11/mauritania-blogger-still-detained-one-year-after-court-decision/
Publicated on: Wednesday 07 November 2018

• 32 human rights organizations are campaigning for his release and protection Authorities in Mauritania should promptly and safely release a blogger who remains in detention despite an appeal Court’s ...

News Mauritania: MAURITANIA ORDERED TO END FORCED LABOR OR LOSE TRADE BENEFITS

News source: http://wilmingtonjournal.com/mauritania-ordered-to-end-forced-labor-or-lose-trade-benefits/
Publicated on: uesday 06 November 2018

Forced labor tolerated by the Mauritanian government was called a decisive factor in the U.S. decision this week to end favored nation trade status for the country as of January 1. “Forced or compulso...

News Mauritania: European Under-17 Championship winner Issa Samba picks Mauritania

News source: https://ghanasoccernet.com/european-under-17-championship-winner-issa-samba-picks-mauritania
Publicated on: hursday 08 November 2018

Issa Samba has become the latest France youth international to commit to playing for an African nation at senior level as he chooses Mauritania. Samba, who helped France win the 2015 European ...

News Mauritania: Rights groups call on Mauritania to release jailed blogger

News source: https://www.middleeasteye.net/news/rights-groups-call-mauritania-release-jailed-blogger-1567518877
Publicated on: hursday 08 November 2018

Over two dozen human rights groups have called on Mauritania to immediately release a blogger who remains in detention despite a court order issued last November that commuted his death sentence on bl...

News Mauritania: Qualified As Slavery By Donald Trump, Mauritania Gives A Scathing Reply

News source: https://howafrica.com/qualified-as-slavery-by-donald-trump-mauritania-gives-a-scathing-reply/
Publicated on: Sunday 11 November 2018

The exit of US President Donald Trump , legitimizing the exclusion, from January 1st, of Mauritania of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) is not the taste of the authorities of our neighbor...

News Mauritania: Rights groups urge Mauritania to free activist; US pressures

News source: http://www.wistv.com/2018/11/09/rights-groups-urge-mauritania-free-activist-us-pressures/
Publicated on: hursday 08 November 2018

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — International rights groups are urging Mauritania to release anti-slavery activists, as the United States has announced it will end trade benefits to the West African country ove...

News Mauritania: AFCON 2019 qualifier – Mauritania coach hands call-up to former French youth star Issa Samba

News source: https://ghanasoccernet.com/afcon-2019-qualifier-mauritania-coach-hands-call-up-to-former-french-youth-star-issa-samba
Publicated on: hursday 08 November 2018

Mauritania coach Corentin Martins called Auxiliary side Issa Samba, the 2015 U17 European Champion with the Bleuets, for the CAN 2019 playoff fixture on Nov. 17 in Nouakchott against Botswana.

News Mauritania: Mauritania buses collide killing 11

News source: https://www.bignewsnetwork.com/news/258273087/mauritania-buses-collide-killing-11
Publicated on: Wednesday 07 November 2018

at least 11 Eleven people were killed and 44 injured on Wednesday when two buses collided on a road between Mauritania's capital Nouakchott and the central city of Aleg, doctors and police said. Five ...