El Salvador

Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR

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Further information on UA 385/93 (AMR 29/18/93, 1 ...
10 January 1994

Investigations by the National Police have concluded that the murder of Eleno Hernan Castro, a former military leader of the FMLN, was not politically ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/002/1994

EXTRA 01/94 - El Salvador: death threats / fear for safety ...
6 January 1994

Maria Mirtala Lopez, leader of the youth organization of the opposition political party FMLN, has been threatened by unknown individuals believed to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/001/1994

Peace-keeping and human rights
1 January 1994

This paper examines the evolution of human rights protection and promotion in the context of United Nations (UN) peace-keeping operations. It sets ...

Report       IOR 40/001/1994

The death penalty in wartime: arguments for abolition
1 January 1994

This paper considers whether there are any special arguments which would justify limiting the abolition of the death penalty to ordinary crimes. It presents ...

Report       ACT 50/001/1994

UA 427/93 - El Salvador: death threats: Dr Jose Maria Mendez ...
2 December 1993

Dr Jose Maria Mendez, a prominent lawyer, has received two letters from individuals claiming to be members of the notorious "death squad", Brigada ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/021/1993

Further information on UA 385/93 (AMR 29/18/93, 1 ...
1 December 1993

Presidento Alfredo Cristiani and other government officials have claimed that investigations into the case of Eleno Hernan Casto have been concluded ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/020/1993

Amnesty International News Service 151/93
15 November 1993

1. El Salvador: Political killings and death threats escalate in build up to electoral campaign.

Report       NWS 11/151/1993

UA 402/93 - El Salvador: apparent political killings / fear for ...
12 November 1993

On 8 November Manuel de Jesus Acevedo and Remberto Antonio Lopez were found shot dead in a rubbish dump in Colonia Las Margaritas, Soyapango ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/019/1993

"Disappearances" and political killings: human rights crisis of ...
10 November 1993

This chapter of a major forthcoming AI report examines the duty of the state to put an end to extrajudicial executions and "disappearances". It reports ...

Report       ACT 33/027/1993

"Disappearances" and political killings: human rights crisis of ...
10 November 1993

This chapter of a major forthcoming AI report examines the duty of the state to investigate cases of extrajudicial executions and "disappearances". It looks ...

Report       ACT 33/028/1993