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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Guatemala stokes conflict around ...
19 September 2014

The Guatemalan government is fuelling the fires of conflict by failing to consult local communities before awarding mining licences to companies, effectively ...

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Guatemala: Mining in Guatemala: Rights at risk
19 September 2014

Disputes around mining have been widespread in Guatemala in recent years. Across the country Indigenous peoples and non-Indigenous communities ...

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Guatemala stokes conflict around mining by failing to consult ...
19 September 2014

The Guatemalan government is fuelling the fires of conflict by failing to consult local communities before awarding mining licences to companies.

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International Court exposes Guatemalan State role in horrific ...
30 July 2014

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights' ruling that Guatemalan authorities failed to investigate the tragic murder of a teenage girl sends a strong ...

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Amnesty International | International Court exposes ...
30 July 2014

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights' ruling that Guatemalan authorities failed to investigate the tragic murder of a teenage girl sends a strong ...

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Amnesty International | Former Guatemalan police chief found ...
6 June 2014

The conviction of Guatemala's former National Director of Police for a number of murders is a very significant step forward in the fight against impunity ...

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Former Guatemalan police chief found guilty for killings ...
6 June 2014

The conviction of Guatemala's former National Director of Police for a number of murders is a very significant step forward in the fight against impunity ...

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Amnesty International | Guatemala slipping back into state of ...
20 May 2014

The fight for justice for victims of crimes against humanity and genocide, from Guatemala's past conflict is being seriously undermined, Amnesty International ...

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Guatemala slipping back into impunity on anniversary of ...
20 May 2014

The fight for justice for victims of crimes against humanity and genocide, from Guatemala's past conflict is being seriously undermined, Amnesty International ...

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USA: Guatemalan soldier accused of massacre must face ...
11 February 2014

The USA must charge or extradite a former Guatemalan soldier involved in a massacre in his home country, Amnesty International said.

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