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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Mexico: Transforming pain into hope: human rights defenders ...
7 December 2012

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Postcard       AMR 41/061/2012

Americas: Transforming pain into hope: Human rights ...
7 December 2012

Human rights defenders in the Americas have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of human rights. However, as the clamour for human ...

Report       AMR 01/006/2012

Mexico: Victims' family burgled, in danger
6 December 2012

Five members of a family in western Mexico were subjected to enforced disappearance in the early 1970s. The rest of the family have been seeking ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/076/2012

Mexico: Prisoners of conscience released
29 November 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AI Index: AMR 41/074/2012 29 November 2012 Mexico: Prisoners of Conscience released ...

Public Statement       AMR 41/074/2012

Mexico: Further information: Protestors threatened with ...
26 October 2012

On 24 October 2012, a protest camp of communal landowners and striking miners was destroyed and burnt outside La Platosa silver mine in La Sierrita ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/071/2012

Mexico: Activist leader and wife killed in Mexico
25 October 2012

An environmental activist leader and his wife have been killed in Chihuahua state, northern Mexico. This event follows a pattern of death threats and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/070/2012

Mexico: Known abusers, but victims ignored: Torture and ill ...
11 October 2012

Reports of torture and ill-treatment have risen sharply in Mexico during the militarized campaign of President Calderon's administration to combat ...

Report       AMR 41/063/2012

Mexico: Authorities urged to tackle “torture epidemic” – Facts ...
11 October 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA BRIEFING. AI Index: AMR 41/065/2012. EMBARGO: Thursday 11 October 2012, 16 ...

PressItem       AMR 41/065/2012

Mexico: Authorities urged to end torture epidemic | Amnesty ...
11 October 2012

In 2011, Mexico's National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) received 1669 reports of torture and ill-treatment by police and security forces.

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Mexico: Migrants at risk of harm
5 October 2012

On 3 October, at least 40 irregular migrants (those without travel documents) crossing Mexico were kidnapped from a freight train, allegedly by a criminal ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/069/2012