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Honduras: Activists threatened in Honduras
13 December 2011

On 5 December, two members of the human rights organisation CODEH were threatened by an unknown man in central Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Urgent Action       AMR 37/008/2011

Guatemalan communities threatened by mining
12 December 2011

Before 11 January 2012, Guatemala's minister responsible for mining must decide whether to allow a mine in Santa Rosa department, southeastern ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/016/2011

Trinidad and Tobago: Civil society calls for an end to ...
10 December 2011

A MNESTY INTERNATIONAL. P UBLIC STATEMENT. 10 December 2011. Index: AMR 49/007/2011. Trinidad and Tobago ...

Public Statement       AMR 49/007/2011

El Salvador: Demand justice for massacre victims
9 December 2011

International pressure is growing on the government of El Salvador to ensure justice for the victims of a series of massacres carried out by the armed ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/004/2011

Cuban activist in incommunicado detention
9 December 2011

The whereabouts of Cuban human rights activist Ivonne Malleza Galano are unknown after police detained her during a peaceful demonstration on 30 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/006/2011

Mexico: Further information: Defenders facing increasing ...
9 December 2011

Norma Esther Andrade was discharged from hospital on 6 December 2011, even though she had not recovered, because staff treating her received ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/082/2011

Mexican peace activists abducted and killed
9 December 2011

Two environmental activists have been abducted in Mexico. There is serious concern for their safety. This follows the recent abduction of a local community ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/084/2011

Dominican Republic: Sonia Pierre: Amnesty International ...
8 December 2011


Public Statement       AMR 27/008/2011

Mexico: Human rights defender shot in Mexico
5 December 2011

Human rights defender Norma Esther Andrade was shot by an unknown gunman at her home in Chihuhua state, northern Mexico on 2 December 2011 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/080/2011

Fax-jam for Norma Cruz [fax flyer]
1 December 2011

Dear Attorney General, I am writing to express my concern about the threats received by Norma Cruz in 2010 as a result of her work defending the ...

Document       ACT 30/148/2011