The 2013 Annual Report on
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Paramilitaries in the north of Colombia are intending to kill members of an organization that represents victims of the country's internal armed conflict ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/025/2013
A prominent human rights organization in Colombia has been forced to close after threats of an imminent attack.
Urgent Action AMR 23/024/2013
The mother and lawyers of a young man killed by the members of the Colombian armed forces have received death threats, days before a court ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/023/2013
Human rights defenders working with forcibly displaced people in Barrancabermeja, Northern Colombia, received three death threats from ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/022/2013
The home of Pedro Manuel Loperena, an indigenous human rights defender in north-eastern Colombia, was attacked with a grenade on 11 May.
Urgent Action AMR 23/021/2013
The daughter of Ingrid Vergara, a prominent Colombian human rights defender, has received a text message telling her that her mother had been killed ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/020/2013
Paramilitaries are looking for members of the communities of the Curvaradó River Basin in north-western Colombia, to kill them. They have also been ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/019/2013
Gunmen thought to be paramilitaries have killed a land rights activist in northern Colombia, and have threatened to kill peasant farmers trying to assert ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/017/2013
Several trade unionists in the mining industry have received further death threats from Colombian paramilitaries.
Urgent Action AMR 23/016/2013
A member of the Victims' Roundtable of El Carmen del Bolívar – a group of victims seeking the return of misappropriated land – in northern Colombia ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/015/2013