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HRW accuses Uganda of crackdown on activists protesting oil project

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Human Rights Watch on Thursday accused Ugandan authorities of harassing, arresting and beating activists and demonstrators protesting a major East African oil project led by French giant TotalEnergies.

Added on the 03/11/2023 12:52:58 - Copyright : France 24 EN

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