Treatment of members of the Parti du Renouveau démocratique (PRD) by the government particularly after the death of its leader, Mohamed Djama Elabeh in late 1996 [DJI30016.E]

For information on the treatment of members of the Parti du Renouveau Démocratique by the government of Djibouti, its factions and organizational structures, please consult DJI29266.E of 4 May 1998 and DJI25940.E of 21 January 1997 and their attachments.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum.

Sources Consulted

Electronic sources: IRB Databases, Global News Bank, Internet, REFWORLD, World News Connection (WNC).