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Mexico: Police threaten staff at migrants' shelter
29 July 2011

Migrant Rights Defenders have been insulted and intimidated by federal police officers at Tijuana Migrants' Shelter, in the state of Baja California, northern ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/049/2011

Nicaragua: Stop sexual violence against Nicaraguan women ...
29 July 2011

210,000 people in 115 countries demand that President Ortega take action to STOP SEXUAL VIOLENCE against Nicaraguan women and girls ...

Poster       AMR 43/005/2011

USA: Experts rule man out as killer, execution set
28 July 2011

Larry Swearingen, aged 40, is due to be executed in Texas on 18 August. He was sentenced to death in 2000 for a murder in 1998. He maintains his ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/066/2011

Brazil: NGO staff threatened with death in Brazil
28 July 2011

Lawyer Diogo Cabral and priest Father Inaldo Serejo, who work for the Brazilian NGO Comissão Pastoral da Terra (Pastoral Land Commission, CPT ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/012/2011

Haiti: Further information: Families in Haiti forcibly evicted
26 July 2011

Some of the families who were evicted from a makeshift camp in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, have been relocated to alternative accommodation, which falls ...

Urgent Action       AMR 36/010/2011

Argentina: Further information: Violent police operation ...
26 July 2011

New evidence about the violent police operation of 23 November 2010 to evict members of the Toba Qom indigenous community of La Primavera, Argentina ...

Urgent Action       AMR 13/002/2011

Colombia: Human rights defenders threatened
25 July 2011

José Santos Caicedo and Armando Caracas Carabalí, who are leaders of the Black Communities Process (PCN) and Aníbal Vega, the legal ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/024/2011

Ecuadorian land activist's life at risk
22 July 2011

Ecuadorian land activist, Milton Yulan, is at serious risk after his colleague Marlon Lozano was shot in the head on 20 July and died on the following ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/003/2011

USA: Further information: Man executed in Texas for post-9/11 ...
22 July 2011

Mark Stroman was executed in Texas on the evening of 20 July for the murder of an Indian immigrant following the 9/11 attacks in the USA.

Urgent Action       AMR 51/065/2011

Nicaragua: High level delegation to meet Nicaraguan ...
22 July 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY 22 July 2011 Index: AMR 43/007/2011 High level delegation to meet Nicaraguan presidential ...

PressItem       AMR 43/007/2011