• Campaigns

Mexico: Human rights defender at risk after killing

, Index number: AMR 41/005/2010

Josefina Reyes, a female human rights defender, was shot and killed on 3 January by unidentified gunmen in Mexico. She had protested at scores of abuses committed by the military deployed in the area to fight organized crime. The lives of other human rights defenders are at risk.

Choose a language to view report