Mauritania: Police violence against the IRA
(Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement)

Mauritania: Police violence against the IRA <br/> (Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement)

Protests in Nouakchott increased last week, as they had in the past when a ‘lenient’ verdict was given for blogger Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir (accused of apostasy) and during the constitutional referendum in August 2017. The latter imposed the abolition