Rights Group Accuses Somalia of ‘Large-Scale’ Abuses

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 on Friday.

The group said 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 government has “a …