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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

Mexico: Campaigner's family in danger after killing
1 December 2011

Peace and justice campaigner Nepomuceno Moreno Núñez was killed on 28 November 2011 in the city of Hermosillo in northwestern Mexico. He appears ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/078/2011

Colombia: Further information: Members of Peace Community ...
1 December 2011

On 28 November, members of a Colombian community that asserts its right not to be part of the country's long-running conflict were held captive for several ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/035/2011

USA: Bringing George W. Bush to justice: International ...
30 November 2011

Amnesty International considers that there is enough material in the public domain – even if one were to rely only upon information released by United ...

Report       AMR 51/097/2011

USA: 'This is where I'm going to be when I die': Children facing ...
30 November 2011

More than 2500 people in the USA are serving a sentence of life imprisonment without the possibility of release for crimes committed when they were ...

Report       AMR 51/081/2011

Brazil: Time to deliver: a human rights review: Amnesty ...
28 November 2011

In this submission Amnesty International evaluates Brazil's implementation of recommendations that Brazil supported during its previous UPR. Military ...

Report       AMR 19/019/2011

Mexico: Further information: Mexican human rights defenders ...
25 November 2011

A new threat has been received by two human rights defenders in Tehuacán, Puebla state, Mexico. This is the third harassment they have faced this ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/076/2011

Mexico: Brother of witness receives death threat
24 November 2011

The brother of a witness to an alleged extrajudicial execution in the town of Puerto de San Felipe, Baja California state, northern Mexico, has received ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/075/2011

USA: Further information: Governor imposes moratorium on ...
23 November 2011

The Governor of Oregon has blocked an imminent execution – which would have been the first in this US state since 1997 and only the third since 1962 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/096/2011

Through Our Own Eyes: The Sawhoyamaxa and Yakye Axa ...
23 November 2011

THROUGH OUR OWN EYES THE SAWHOYAMAXA AND YAKYE AXA The Yakye Axa and Sawhoyamaxa Indigenous communities are living by ...

Document       AMR 45/003/2011