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Brazilian Government must defend the rights of Yoani ...
27 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 27 January 2012. AI Index: AMR 19/002/2012. Br azilian Government ...

Public Statement       AMR 19/002/2012

Colombia: Attempted kidnap of female defender: Blanca ...
26 January 2012

On 23 January 2012, an attempted kidnapping took place of Blanca Nubia Diaz in Bogotá, Colombia. She is seeking justice for the rape and killing of ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/004/2012

Honduras: Death threats against Honduran Journalist: Gilda ...
26 January 2012

Honduran journalist Gilda Silvestrucci has received death threats by phone. In recent weeks she has been campaigning for justice for Honduran journalists ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/002/2012

Mexico: Indigenous rights activist facing unfair trial: Maximino ...
25 January 2012

A human rights defender of the Na Savi Indigenous people (known in Spanish as Mixteco), has been arrested by state judicial police in south-western ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/007/2012

Honduran human rights defender at risk: Itsmania Pineda ...
24 January 2012

A Honduran human rights defender and blogger, based in the capital, Tegucigalpa, has received death threats by phone and text message. Her ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/001/2012

Colombia: Protect the San José de Apartadó Peace ...
23 January 2012

Postcard       AMR 23/001/2012

No arms for atrocities or abuses: Commit to an effective Arms ...
23 January 2012

Each year, the global trade in conventional arms carries an enormous human cost. In July 2012, UN member states will be invited to the UN conference ...

Report       ACT 30/001/2012

Colombia: Protect the San José de Apartadó Peace ...
23 January 2012

PROTECT THE SAN JOSÉ DE APARTADÓ PEACE COMMUNITY. In de x: A M R 2 3/ 00 1/ 20 12 E ng lis h Señor Presidente ...

Postcard       AMR 23/001/2012

Cuba: Further information: Prisoners of conscience freed
23 January 2012

Cuban human right activists Ivonne Malleza Galano and Ignacio Martínez Montejo were released from detention on 20 January 2012, along with Isabel ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/002/2012

Mexico: Further information: Disappeared activists' families at ...
23 January 2012

The families of two missing environmental activists in Guerrero state, Mexico, have reported being threatened and followed after making a complaint ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/006/2012