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Mexico: Further information: Relatives of the disappeared ...
31 July 2014

A group of relatives of the disappeared in Querétaro state, including Brenda Rangel Ortiz, have been intimidated for demanding a meeting with state ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/030/2014

Human rights for human dignity : A primer on economic, social ...
28 July 2014

This publication outlines some of the key features of economic, social and cultural rights. It presents an overview of these rights, outlines their scope and ...

Report       POL 34/001/2014

Colombia: Armed forces threaten Peace Community
24 July 2014

Members of the armed forces have threatened to “exterminate” the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó in north-western Colombia.

Urgent Action       AMR 23/027/2014

USA: 'He is still alive': Another 'botched' execution, this time in ...
24 July 2014

For at least the third time this year, an execution in the USA has not gone as planned. Following “botched” lethal injections in Ohio in January and Oklahoma ...

Document       AMR 51/042/2014

USA: A submission to the UN Committee on the Elimination of ...
24 July 2014

In this briefing Amnesty International outlines its concerns regarding aspects of a number of themes, including racial disparities in the criminal justice ...

Report       AMR 51/043/2014

Jamaica must act with full transparency on allegations of ...
24 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 38/003/2014. 24 July 2014. Jamaica must act with full ...

Public Statement       AMR 38/003/2014

Colombia: Further information: Defender threatened with ...
24 July 2014

Paramilitaries threatened to “dismember” a human rights defender and continue to threaten members of the Humanitarian Space of Puente Nayero in ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/026/2014

Honduras: Afro-descendant community at risk in Honduras
22 July 2014

Members of an Afro-descendant Garífuna community in north-eastern Honduras, including human rights defender Miriam Miranda, were temporarily ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/009/2014

Mexico: Migrant tortured and charged in Mexico: Ángel ...
21 July 2014

A Honduran migrant of Afro-descendent origin has been in prison in Mexico since 2009. He was tortured to falsely implicate himself in criminal activity ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/028/2014

Venezuela: Trial of opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez raises ...
21 July 2014

Leopoldo López, leader of the Venezuelan opposition party Voluntad Popular, has been in detention since 18 February 2014. That day, he handed himself ...

Document       AMR 53/016/2014