The 2013 Annual Report on
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In the Americas, enforced disappearances are not just an issue of the past, with much still to be done for justice to be delivered to the victims and their ...
A Guatemalan court has sentenced an ex-police chief to 70 years in prison for the 1981 disappearance and torture of a university student.
A Guatemalan court has sentenced an ex-police chief to 70 years in prison for the 1981 disappearance and torture of a university student, in what Amnesty ...
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC DOCUMENT. 8 August 2012. Index: AMR 01/005/2012. Governments must stop imposing ...
Document AMR 01/005/2012
Across the Americas, governments are trampling over the rights of Indigenous Peoples in the name of economic development.
Governments across the Americas continue to discriminate against Indigenous peoples by denying their right to have a say on decisions which may ...
Several members of an indigenous peoples organization have been physically attacked and threatened in recent weeks in northern Guatemala. One ...
Urgent Action AMR 34/005/2012
Guatemalan human rights defenders working on social, economic and cultural rights are harassed and attacked on a regular basis.
A Guatemalan anti-mining activist was shot on 13 June in the town of San José del Golfo, in the department of Guatemala. Other local mining activists ...
Urgent Action AMR 34/003/2012
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.