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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Guatemala's trial of the decade in ten facts
8 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: AMR 34/008/2013 08 May 2013. Guatemala's trial of the decade in ten ...

PressItem       AMR 34/008/2013

Guatemala's trial of the decade in ten facts | Amnesty ...
8 May 2013

The trial against former Guatemalan leader General José Efraín Rios Montt for genocide during his time in office has restarted. See why the Central ...

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Guatemala: Briefing to the UN Committee against Torture
24 April 2013

This briefing details Amnesty International's concerns about the failure by Guatemala to comply with its obligations under the UN Convention against ...

Report       AMR 34/006/2013

Guatemala: Scrapping genocide trial would strengthen ...
19 April 2013

The decision to annul the genocide trial of Generals Ríos Montt and Rodríguez Sánchez must be overturned urgently or risk strengthening impunity and ...

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Amnesty International | Guatemala: Scrapping genocide trial ...
19 April 2013

The decision to annul the Guatemalan genocide trial of Generals Ríos Montt and Rodríguez Sánchez must be overturned urgently or risk strengthening ...

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Letter Writing Marathon 2012: Final report
3 April 2013

In 2012, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention by Amnesty ...

Report       ACT 30/022/2013

Guatemala: Fears for safety of leaders in Guatemala
19 March 2013

Four Xinca indigenous leaders were kidnapped near Mataquescuintla, Jalapa department in Eastern Guatemala after participating in a public meeting ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/003/2013

Guatemala: First trial of former head of state offers hope of ...
19 March 2013

Ex-president General Efraín Ríos Montt and his former head of military intelligence are to be tried for crimes against humanity committed against the ...

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Amnesty International | Guatemala: First trial of former head of ...
18 March 2013

The trial of Guatemala's ex-president General Efraín Ríos Montt and his former head of military intelligence Mauricio Rodríguez Sánchez -due to start ...

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Guatemala: Amnesty International calls for an implementation ...
15 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 34/004/2013. 15 March 2013. Guatemala: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AMR 34/004/2013