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Colombia: Paramilitary abduction near peace community
18 September 2013

Colombian soldiers and paramilitaries have threatened members of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó and other civilians in the area. A ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/042/2013

Colombia: Government urged to halt paramilitaries
13 September 2013

Paramilitaries are threatening to kill Afro-descendants in the Cacarica River Basin in north-western Colombia. There is an imminent threat of forced ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/041/2013

Amnesty International | Enforced disappearances still an ...
30 August 2013

Enforced disappearances in the Americas are not only an inheritance of the dark past of the authoritarian governments of the 1970s and 80s, but also ...

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Enforced disappearances still an appalling reality in the ...
29 August 2013

Enforced disappearances in the Americas are not only an inheritance of the dark past of the authoritarian governments of the 1970s and 80s, but also ...

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Colombia: Displaced families' leaders threatened
23 August 2013

Armed men believed to be Colombian paramilitaries have threatened, and apparently attempted to kill, leaders of the families forcibly displaced from ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/038/2013

Colombia: Further information: Death threat against Danilo ...
23 August 2013

Colombian human rights defender Danilo Rueda received a death threat on 22 August in the capital, Bogotá. His life is in danger.

Urgent Action       AMR 23/039/2013

Colombia: Paramilitaries threaten trade unionists
8 August 2013

Paramilitaries have threatened scores of trade unionists, many of whom are in labour negotiations, as well as human rights defenders and other ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/037/2013

Colombia: Paramilitaries threaten to kill defenders
7 August 2013

Paramilitaries are planning to kill members of a Colombian human rights NGO, Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission, and community leaders ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/036/2013

Colombia: Peasant farmers at risk following killings
5 August 2013

Two peasant farmer leaders have been killed in the municipality of Tierralta, northern Colombia. There are fears for the safety of peasant farmers living ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/035/2013

Colombia: Human rights defenders threatened
1 August 2013

Paramilitaries have threatened to kill human rights defenders Hernando Mejía López and David Espinoza in the northern Colombian city of Barrancabermeja ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/034/2013