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Mexico: Indigenous defender's life at risk: Silvia Pérez Yescas
26 August 2014

An Indigenous human rights defender from the community of Matías Romero in Oaxaca, south-western Mexico, is at risk of death if she returns to her ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/033/2014

Mexico: Activists harassed at public demonstration
18 August 2014

Three community activists in the central state of Mexico were threatened by members of Antorcha Campesina, a movement with close ties to the ruling ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/032/2014

Mexico: Further information: Relatives of the disappeared ...
31 July 2014

A group of relatives of the disappeared in Querétaro state, including Brenda Rangel Ortiz, have been intimidated for demanding a meeting with state ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/030/2014

Amnesty International | Mexico: Drop unfair charges against ...
23 July 2014

An undocumented migrant who was arrested and tortured by the Mexican police and army is currently facing an unfair trial solely because of his ethnicity ...

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Mexico: Drop unfair charges against tortured prisoner of ...
23 July 2014

An undocumented migrant who was arrested and tortured by the Mexican police and army is currently facing an unfair trial solely because of his ethnicity ...

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Mexico: Migrant tortured and charged in Mexico: Ángel ...
21 July 2014

A Honduran migrant of Afro-descendent origin has been in prison in Mexico since 2009. He was tortured to falsely implicate himself in criminal activity ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/028/2014

Mexico: Land rights defenders threatened
10 July 2014

Two threatening telephone calls were made to staff members of a human rights organization in Oaxaca State, south-western Mexico. It is believed the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/026/2014

Wire, July/August 2014. Vol. 44, issue 004
1 July 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) Stop Torture: Morocco/Western Sahara: The air we need to breathe 4) Stop Torture: Room ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2014

Mexico: Further information: Migrants' rights defenders ...
26 June 2014

A coordinator of the migrants' shelter All for Them (Todos por Ellos) and others at the shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas State, southwest Mexico were threatened ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/024/2014

Mexico: Community leader arrested and beaten: Marco ...
23 June 2014

A leader of a community-based organization which opposes the construction of the La Parota dam near Acapulco, Guerrero state, was arrested on 17 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/023/2014