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Gambia (Vol 9, 2012)
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Contents Volume 9, 2012.

On 23 August, firing squads executed nine of the 46 inmates on death row at the Miles 2 Prison in the capital, Banjul. President Yaya Jammeh had announced his decision to carry out all the death sentences during his annual televised meeting with Muslim elders at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. Civil soci…

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Bellagamba, Alice, “Gambia (Vol 9, 2012)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 24 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2012_COM_0009>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004255999, ISSN: 1871-2525



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