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Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Mexico: Defenders hit and migrants detained
2 May 2014

Migrants' rights defenders were injured by police and migration authorities during an operation to detain irregular migrants in the Municipality of Zapata ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/017/2014

Mexico: Congress must seize an historic opportunity to curb ...
28 April 2014

The Mexican Congress must pass a reform of the Code of Military Justice that would see military personnel implicated in human rights violations against ...

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Amnesty International | Mexico: Congress must seize an ...
28 April 2014

The Mexican Congress must pass a reform of the Code of Military Justice that would see military personnel implicated in human rights violations against ...

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Mexico: Migrants and defenders' safety at risk
15 April 2014

Migrants and migrants' rights defenders were shot at in the vicinity of Lechería shelter, Mexico State, Mexico. There are concerns that the authorities are ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/016/2014

Mexico: Activist at risk after denouncing police abuse
28 March 2014

A human rights activist and her family from San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora state, have faced repeated threats and intimidation by local police in reprisal ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/014/2014

Mexico: Fear for safety of abducted migrants
25 March 2014

Irregular migrants in Tamaulipas state, north east Mexico are at risk of abduction by criminal gangs. There are fears for their safety and concerns that ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/013/2014

Mexico: Further information: Water rights activists threatened ...
21 March 2014

Community activists in Coyotepec, Mexico state, received telephone threats which could be linked to their work defending the right to fair access to water ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/012/2014

Mexico must address dire human rights situation with concrete ...
20 March 2014

The human rights situation in Mexico is critical with ongoing patterns of enforced disappearances, torture and ill-treatment, arbitrary detention as well ...

Public Statement       AMR 41/011/2014

Mexico: Further information: Home of human rights defender ...
19 March 2014

The home of human rights defender Darío Ramírez was broken into in Mexico City, Mexico. He is the director of prominent human rights organization ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/009/2014