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Colombia: Fear for safety / "disappearances"
29 January 1999

Human rights defenders, Jairo Bedoya, Olga Rodas (f), Jorge Salazar and Claudia Tamayo (f), have been forcibly abducted and "disappeared" by armed ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/004/1999

Colombia: Prompt action from the Colombian authorities is ...
29 January 1999

News Service: 021/99. AI INDEX: AMR 23/05/99. 29 January 1999. Colombia: Prompt action from the Colombian authorities ...

Press Release       AMR 23/005/1999

Colombia: fear for Safety
25 January 1999

There is serious concern for the safety of human rights workers Carlos Ulloa and Stella Guerra, after a death threat was reportedly made against them ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/002/1999

Colombia: Fear for safety
8 January 1999

There is serious concern for the safety of displaced communities living in Bocas del Atrato and Bahía Cupica (department of Chocó) and Turbo (department ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/001/1999

1999 UN Commission on Human Rights: Making human rights ...
1 January 1999

This report details the areas of concern that Amnesty International will raise at the 55th session of the UN Commission on Human Rights in March/April ...

Report       IOR 41/001/1999

Colombia: Further information on Fear for safety ...
1 December 1998

The bodies of Victor Velásquez and Jesús Libardo Duque were reportedly discovered on 28 October 1998, three days after they were forcibly abducted ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/092/1998

Colombia: Further information on fear for safety / Possible ...
24 November 1998

The recent killing of Jorge Ortega García, vice president of the Central Unitaria de Trabajadores (CUT), Trade Union Congress, after he was subject to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/090/1998

Colombia: Further information on fear for safety/ extrajudicial ...
17 November 1998

on 14 November 1998 three people were detained in connection with the killing of Dr. Eduardo Umaña Mendoza, one of Colombia's most prominent ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/089/1998

Colombia: Possible "disappearance"/Fear for safety: Maria ...
10 November 1998

María Victoria Pérez Quintero has not been seen since 25 October 1998 when she was taken away by two men from Urada village, municipality of Mutatá ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/088/1998

Colombia: Further information on fear for safety / possible ...
5 November 1998

The discovery of the graves, believed to contain the bodies of three community leaders abducted by paramilitary forces four days ago in South Bolivar ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/087/1998