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AAIL Vice-President Ms. Sheila Keetharuth appointed UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Eritrea

Sheila B. Keetharuth was appointed as the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea.  The UN Human Rights Council proceeded with the appointment for a one-year mandate during its 21st regular session, which ended on 28 September 2012. She started her mandate on 1 November 2012.