El Salvador

Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR

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"Disappearances" and political killings: human rights crisis of ...
6 July 1993

This chapter of a forthcoming major AI report, together with Chapter G-2, shows how the UN and other intergovernmental organizations approach the ...

Report       ACT 33/006/1993

Weekly update service 69/93
21 June 1993

1. Papua New Guinea: Government urged to reconsider Internal Security Act. 2. Turkey: Kurdish writer's conviction confirmed by Appeal Court - a serious ...

Report       NWS 11/069/1993

Further information on EXTRA 31/93 (AMR 29/04/93, 17 ...
15 June 1993

The Salvadorian Supreme Court has rejected petitions by human rights groups challenging the legality of the recent General Amnesty Law for the Consolidation ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/013/1993

El Salvador: Peace without justice
31 May 1993

On 15 March 1993 the UN-appointed Truth Commission published its report, "From Madness to Hope", documenting massive human rights violations ...

Report       AMR 29/012/1993

UA 175/93 - El Salvador: abduction / torture / attempted killing ...
27 May 1993

There is concern for the safety of Gregorio Menjia following his abduction, torture and attempted killing by unidentified armed civilians on 23 May 1993 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/011/1993

Further information on EXTRA 31/93 (AMR 29/04/93, 17 ...
26 April 1993

On 21 April 1993, a Salvadorian non-governmental human rights group presented a petition (recurso de inconstitucionalidad) to the Supreme Court ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/010/1993

Further information on UA 260/92 (AMR 29/07/92, 7 August) ...
19 April 1993

AI has learned that a suspect arrested shortly after the killing of trade unionist Salvador Ivan Ramirez has been convicted and sentenced for his murder ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/009/1993

Further information on EXTRA 31/93 (AMR 29/04/93, 17 ...
28 March 1993

AI has learned that the amnesty law approved by the Legislative Assembly on 20 March 1993 was ratified by President Cristiani on 22 March.

Urgent Action       AMR 29/008/1993

Weekly Update Service 26/93
25 March 1993

1. Brazil: AI concerned at killing of homosexual politician (Renildo Jose dos Santos). 2. Text of letter about the General Amnesty Law for the Consolidation ...

Report       NWS 11/026/1993

Further information on EXTRA 31/93 (AMR 29/04/93, 17 ...
23 March 1993

The General Amnesty Law for the Consolidation of Peace, which grants "broad, absolute and unconditional amnesty" to those responsible for human ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/007/1993