HRW: Human Rights Abuses in Somalia

An international human rights organization says the forced evictions of thousands of Somalia’s poorest from makeshift camps amid rebuilding efforts in the war-ravaged capital has led to “large scale human rights abuses.”

Amnesty International said Friday the forced evictions in Mogadishu have “gathered pace” in recent months despite the government’s failure to find an alternative safe location.

Amnesty International’s Somalia researcher, Gemma Davies, said …