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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

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AMR 27/008/2011. 8 December 2011. SONIA PIERRE: AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL ...

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

Demand Justice for rape survivors, Inés and Valentina! ...
1 December 2011

Inés Fernández Ortega and Valentina Rosendo Cantú were raped by soldiers in 2002. Today, they are still waiting for justice to be served.

Action Document      

Mexico: Briefing to the UN Committee on the Elimination of ...
1 December 2011

Amnesty International submits this information for consideration by the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination in advance ...

Report       AMR 41/081/2011

Fax-jam for Norma Cruz [poster]
1 December 2011

fax-Jam Norma Cruz Human rights defender – Gu atemala Norma Cruz ha s received rep eated death th reats for supporting victims of vio lence ...

Poster       ACT 30/147/2011