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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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

Mexico: further information: Jorge Arzave Orihuela gets new ...
17 June 2014

Human rights defender Jorge Arzave Orihuela has received a further threatening phone call at his home in Lomas de San Francisco Tepojaco, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/022/2014

Torture in 2014: Stories of modern horror | Amnesty ...
29 May 2014

A Mexican woman is raped on a police bus; a Nigerian man still suffers from migraines four years after police repeatedly banged his head against a concrete ...

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Further information: Mexico: Police abuses against community ...
15 May 2014

A group of municipal police have arrested beaten and threatened members of the Coyotepec community in Mexico state. There is a fear for their safety ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/019/2014