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Guatemala: Two journalists threatened and in danger
4 November 2011

At the end of October, two journalists were threatened for reporting on the activities and arrests of members of a local citizen security group in Panajachel ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/015/2011

Ecuador: Indigenous Peoples' rights and harassment of ...
1 November 2011

In this submission Amnesty International expresses disappointment that there were no recommendations related to Indigenous Peoples' rights, human ...

Report       AMR 28/010/2011

Mexico: Further information: Protesters at risk of unfair ...
1 November 2011

Community activists and members of an Indigenous community protesting against the construction of a wind farm in Oaxaca, southern Mexico, were ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/069/2011

Brazil: Reinforcing the International Campaign against Rio de ...
1 November 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 1 November 2011. Index: AMR 19/016/2011. Brazil: Reinforcing the ...

Public Statement       AMR 19/016/2011

Argentina: First member of the G20 and MERCOSUR to ...
31 October 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AMR 13/004/2011. 31 October 2011. Argentina: First member ...

Public Statement       AMR 13/004/2011

Dominican Republic: Families evicted, threatened
28 October 2011

Some 72 families were forcibly evicted from a poor neighbourhood in the capital by around 300 police and military personnel on 15 October 2011. Since ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/007/2011

Ecuador: The criminal justice system must not be used to curb ...
28 October 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 28 October 2011. Index: AMR 28/008/2011. ECUADOR: THE CRIMINAL ...

Public Statement       AMR 28/008/2011

Dominican Republic: 'Shut up if you don't want to be killed!' ...
25 October 2011

Hundreds of people are shot and killed every year by police in the Dominican Republic.

Report       AMR 27/002/2011

Colombia: Indigenous leader threatened in Colombia
25 October 2011

William Carupia Cuñapa, President of the Indigenous Organization of Antioquia (OIA) in north-western Colombia, is believed to be at risk following a ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/030/2011

Mexico: Community threatened by wind farm staff
25 October 2011

Members of an indigenous community in Oaxaca, southern Mexico have been threatened by security staff from a wind farm construction company. The ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/068/2011