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Venezuela: Human rights at risk amid protests
1 April 2014

Since the beginning of February 2014, Venezuela has been shaken by mass protests for and against the government in various parts of the country. ...

Report       AMR 53/009/2014

Paraguay: Briefing to the Pre-sessional Working Group of the ...
1 April 2014

In this submission, Amnesty International provides information on the enforceability of economic, social and cultural rights in Paraguay and on the ...

Report       AMR 45/002/2014

Haiti must take immediate action to prevent forced evictions ...
31 March 2014

In this statement, Amnesty International welcomes the report of the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Haiti. Regarding the lack of ...

Document       AMR 36/008/2014

Dominican Republic should stop discriminatory practices ...
31 March 2014

Amnesty International welcomes the announcement by the Dominican Republic of the publication of a Regularisation Plan for Migrants with no regular ...

Document       AMR 27/005/2014

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

USA: Further information: Another Texas execution for crime at ...
28 March 2014

For the second time this month, Texas carried out an execution of a prisoner for a crime committed when he was 18 years old. Anthony Doyle was put ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/020/2014

Colombia: Further information: Peasant farmers threatened ...
27 March 2014

A leader of the peasant farmers of El Tamarindo, Northern Colombia, received a death threat on 25 March. Days before, several armed men, suspected ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/013/2014

Colombia: Amnesty International oral statement at the 25th ...
26 March 2014

Check against Delivery. AI Index: AMR/012/2014. 26 March 2014. UN Human Rights Council. Twenty-Fifth Session. 3 – 28 March 2014. Item 2. ...

Public Statement       AMR 23/012/2014

Barbados: take the first step to ending the death penalty! ...
26 March 2014

Demand the authorities of Barbados end the mandatory death penalty.

Action Document      

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