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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Mexico: Death threat for defending migrants
11 March 2013

A man believed to be involved in extortion of money from irregular migrants has threatened to kill an activist for migrants' rights in southern Mexico.

Urgent Action       AMR 41/010/2013

End Torture in Mexico | Amnesty International
5 March 2013

Call on the President of Mexico to end torture and ensure victims receive justice.

Action Document      

A place where no one seems to be safe from torture | Amnesty ...
5 March 2013

A mother of four and housewife found herself up caught up in Mexico's “war on drugs” and was tortured and sexually abused. Over two years on, no one ...

Story      

Amnesty International | Peña Nieto: One hundred days waiting ...
5 March 2013

As President Enrique Peña Nieto completes 100 days in office, the few measures his government has taken on human rights simply do not match ...

Press Release      

Wire, March/April 2013. Vol. 43, issue 02
1 March 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Not forgotten: A return to South Sudan 3) Enough! Time for a strong Arms Trade Treaty 4) We're unlocking the truth about ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2013

Mexico: Spiralling human rights violations and impunity ...
1 March 2013

In this submission Amnesty International evaluates the implementation of recommendations that Mexico accepted during its previous UPR, including ...

Report       AMR 41/019/2013

Mexico: Human rights defender attacked in Mexico: Ignacio ...
26 February 2013

A human rights defender has been threatened and beaten in Misantla, Veracruz state, eastern Mexico.

Urgent Action       AMR 41/007/2013

Mexico: Community activists in Mexico receive threats
5 February 2013

Community activists opposing the construction of wind farm turbines in Oaxaca State, Mexico have received threats. Members of the protest camp opposing ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/004/2013

Mexico: New Victims' Law needs to be implemented to be ...
10 January 2013

Concrete measures are needed to back up a new Mexican law aimed at guaranteeing the rights of victims of crime and human rights abuses amid the ...

Story      

Mexico: Fear for security of shelter staff in Mexico
7 January 2013

Members of Belén Migrant Shelter (Casa del migrante - Posada Belén), in Saltillo, Coahuila state, northern Mexico have been subjected to threats and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/001/2013