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Dina Meza, a Honduran journalist and human rights activist, has received a series of threats of sexual violence against her in recent weeks. Her safety is at risk ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/006/2012
Honduran authorities must urgently tackle chronic problems in their prisons, Amnesty International said after at least 13 inmates were killed in the latest tragedy ...
The prisoners died during unrest in San Pedro Sula prison after fighting broke out and a fire started inside the overcrowded jail.
Honduras is on the verge of becoming the only country in the world that criminalises the emergency contraceptive pill due to a Supreme Court conclusion that a ban ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/005/2012
Journalist Mavis Ethel Cruz has received a telephone death threat at her home in Honduras. Her life is in danger.
Urgent Action AMR 37/004/2012
Two human rights activists in the Lower Aguán region in Honduras received a death threat on 22 February.
Urgent Action AMR 37/003/2012
The Honduran authorities must urgently instigate a thorough and impartial investigation into a fire at Comayagua prison that has reportedly left more than 300 prisoners ...
More than 300 people have died in a fire at Comayagua prison in Honduras, underscoring the urgent need for prison reform.
Honduran journalist Gilda Silvestrucci has received death threats by phone. In recent weeks she has been campaigning for justice for Honduran journalists who have ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/002/2012
A Honduran human rights defender and blogger, based in the capital, Tegucigalpa, has received death threats by phone and text message. Her life could be at risk ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/001/2012