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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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USA: Further information: Mexican national executed in Texas ...
10 April 2014

Ramiro Hernandez Llanas was put to death by lethal injection on 9 April in Texas. His execution went ahead despite evidence that his intellectual disability ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/023/2014

USA: A step in the rights direction
3 April 2014

Senate committee vote to declassify summary of CIA detention report – a welcome move, but much more needed.

Public Statement       AMR 51/021/2014

USA: Loud and clear: UN Human Rights Committee makes ...
2 April 2014

In advance of its appearance before a United Nations treaty body in Switzerland last month, the US administration said that the USA would use this review ...

Document       AMR 51/022/2014

Venezuela: Human rights at risk amid protests
1 April 2014

Since the beginning of February 2014, Venezuela has been shaken by mass protests for and against the government in various parts of the country. ...

Report       AMR 53/009/2014

Paraguay: Briefing to the Pre-sessional Working Group of the ...
1 April 2014

In this submission, Amnesty International provides information on the enforceability of economic, social and cultural rights in Paraguay and on the ...

Report       AMR 45/002/2014

Haiti must take immediate action to prevent forced evictions ...
31 March 2014

In this statement, Amnesty International welcomes the report of the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Haiti. Regarding the lack of ...

Document       AMR 36/008/2014

Dominican Republic should stop discriminatory practices ...
31 March 2014

Amnesty International welcomes the announcement by the Dominican Republic of the publication of a Regularisation Plan for Migrants with no regular ...

Document       AMR 27/005/2014

Mexico: Activist at risk after denouncing police abuse
28 March 2014

A human rights activist and her family from San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora state, have faced repeated threats and intimidation by local police in reprisal ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/014/2014

USA: Further information: Another Texas execution for crime at ...
28 March 2014

For the second time this month, Texas carried out an execution of a prisoner for a crime committed when he was 18 years old. Anthony Doyle was put ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/020/2014

Colombia: Further information: Peasant farmers threatened ...
27 March 2014

A leader of the peasant farmers of El Tamarindo, Northern Colombia, received a death threat on 25 March. Days before, several armed men, suspected ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/013/2014