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Colombia: Death threats to women land claimants

Several members of the rural women's association ASOMUPROCA have received death threats since trying to reclaim their land in Magdalena ...

20 Aug 2014       Urgent Action       AMR 23/028/2014

Nigeria: At the mercy of the government: Violation of the right ...

Close to 18 months after the Lagos state government sent bulldozers into the informal settlement of Badia East in Lagos state Nigeria; and demolished ...

19 Aug 2014       Report       AFR 44/017/2014

Azerbaijan: Political activist arrested, risks torture

Azerbaijani political activist Murad Adilov was arrested on 11 August on what appears to be a trumped-up charge of drug possession. He is held ...

19 Aug 2014       Urgent Action       EUR 55/014/2014

Kuwait: further information: Bidun activists released

Kuwaiti Bidun activists 'Abdulhakim al-Fadhli and 'Abdullah 'Atallah were released on 6 and 14 August, respectively.

19 Aug 2014       Urgent Action       MDE 17/006/2014

Côte d'Ivoire: Trafigura's toxic legacy in Côte d'Ivoire

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AFR 31/002/2014. 19 August 2014. Trafigura's toxic legacy in Côte d'Ivoire. ...

19 Aug 2014       Public Statement       AFR 31/002/2014

Mexico: Activists harassed at public demonstration

Three community activists in the central state of Mexico were threatened by members of Antorcha Campesina, a movement with close ties to the ruling ...

18 Aug 2014       Urgent Action       AMR 41/032/2014

Sudan: Opposition leader at risk of death penalty: Ibrahim El ...

Ibrahim El Sheikh, a leading member of the political opposition in Sudan, has been in detention since 8 June. His health is deteriorating and he is at ...

18 Aug 2014       Urgent Action       AFR 54/018/2014

Cambodia: Opposition party members arrested, charged

Five youth members and two officials from Cambodia's main opposition party are facing arbitrary and politically motivated legal action over a protest ...

15 Aug 2014       Urgent Action       ASA 23/006/2014

Egypt: Syrian-Palestinians face forcible return

The Egyptian authorities are preparing to forcibly return two Palestinian refugees from Syria back to Syria or to Gaza. The men were part of a group ...

15 Aug 2014       Urgent Action       MDE 12/043/2014

Indonesia: Lack of truth, justice and reparation in Aceh for past ...

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 21/021/2014. 15 August 2014. Indonesia: Lack of truth, justice ...

15 Aug 2014       Public Statement       ASA 21/021/2014

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