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The Peruvian authorities must refrain from using excessive force against people protesting against a large mining project, Amnesty International said today, after ...
Clashes between protesters and police over a mining project have left three dead over the past week and scores injured.
Peruvian trade union leaders Pedro Condori Laurente and Antonio Quispe Tamayo were released on 29 March 2011, pending the outcome of the trial. They had both been ...
Urgent Action AMR 46/004/2011
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 31 March 2011. AI Index: AMR 46/003/2011. Peru: Bagua victims still waiting for justice. Over ...
Public Statement AMR 46/003/2011
Open Letter AMR 46/002/2011
In this open letter Amnesty International writes to all the presidential candidates to raise the organization's human rights concerns with them. The organization ...
Peruvian trade union leaders Pedro Condori Laurente and Antonio Quispe Tamayo were detained on 11 January on unfounded charges. No evidence that they committed ...
Urgent Action AMR 46/001/2011
Protesters opposing an irrigation project could be at risk after the President approved a new law allowing the use of the military during civil unrest.
Peruvian communities protesting against an irrigation project they believe will restrict their water supply are at risk from a new law which could enable the military ...
Urgent Action AMR 46/016/2010