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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Dominican police officers finally charged in key killings case ...
22 January 2013

A prosecutor in the Dominican Republic has filed charges against state agents for the murder of two men in 2009, just another example of the pressing ...

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Americas: Transforming pain into hope: Human rights ...
7 December 2012

Human rights defenders in the Americas have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of human rights. However, as the clamour for human ...

Report       AMR 01/006/2012

Dominican Republic: Man abducted during forced eviction ...
3 December 2012

On 20 November a mentally disabled man was brutally abducted in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, during an illegal forced eviction ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/020/2012

Dominican Republic: Towards a successful reform? Proposals ...
30 November 2012

In the Dominican Republic many factors limit the effectiveness, and contribute to the high level of distrust, of the police. Reform of the National Police ...

Report       AMR 27/016/2012

Dominican Republic: Investigate the disappearance of Juan ...
30 November 2012

Take action and call on the President to establish the whereabouts of Juan Almonte 3 years after he disappeared.

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Dominican Republic: Amnesty International's delegation to ...
27 November 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY AI Index: AMR 27/019/2012 27 November 2012 Amnesty International's delegation to ...

PressItem       AMR 27/019/2012

Amnesty International | Dominican Republic: Student's killing ...
9 November 2012

The Dominican Republic's National Police must urgently address how it responds to public protests as part of a comprehensive policing reform in the ...

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Dominican Republic: Student's killing underscores urgent ...
9 November 2012

The Dominican Republic's National Police must urgently address how it responds to public protests after a student was shot dead at a demonstration ...

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Amnesty International | Dominican Republic: Parliament must ...
23 October 2012

Parliamentarians in the Dominican Republic must take advantage of an ongoing debate around the current Penal Code and decriminalize abortion, ...

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Dominican Republic: Three years on, justice continues to be ...
10 October 2012

Three years have passed since Cecilio Díaz and William de Jesús Checo were killed by the police. Three years after the killings, no officer has been ...

Document       AMR 27/014/2012