Colombia: Apparent extrajudicial executions / fear for safety

Colombia: Apparent extrajudicial executions / fear for safety

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Index Number: AMR 23/059/1997
Date Published: 6 August 1997
Categories: Americas, Colombia

Luis Alberto Lopera Munera, human rights activist, teacher, Carlos Rojo Uribe, former mayor, Rosa Mejia (f), Ofelia Rivera (f), Jairo Perez, Alberto Silva and two others, names unknown: On 1 August 1997, members of a paramilitary group are reported to have extrajudicially executed eight people in the North-east department of Antioquia. The killings have raised deep concern for the safety of other civilians, particularly local human rights activists.


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