Posted by: APO | 25 July 2016

United States Condemns Harsh Sentences and Calls for Unconditional Release of Prisoners

John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs The United States condemns the harsh sentences handed out to 30 people this week in The Gambia, including a U.S. citizen, for protesting peacefully. These sentences followed trials that raise legitimate questions about the degree to which they were fair and observed due process. We are also deeply troubled by the… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/united-states-condemns-harsh-sentences-and-calls-for-unconditional-release-of-prisoners?lang=en


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