Posted by: APO | 3 May 2017

Kenya: 2017 elections: broken promises put human rights defenders at risk

The abduction, torture and killing of renowned Kenyan human rights lawyer Willie Kimani in June 2016 shocked the entire world, provoking a wave of outrage at national and international level. This is only the tip of the iceberg of a widespread pattern of violence and harassment aimed at silencing dissenting voices and perpetuating impunity, the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/kenya-2017-elections-broken-promises-put-human-rights-defenders-at-risk?lang=en


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