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Colombia: Further information: Demand protection for human ...
17 June 2011

On 14 June, Franklin Torres, Candelaria Barrios and Pedro Geney, members of the National Movement of Victims of State Crimes (MOVICE) in Sucre ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/021/2011

USA: Further information: Alabama execution goes ahead
17 June 2011

Eddie Duval Powell, a 41-year-old African American man, was executed on the evening of 16 June in the US state of Alabama.

Urgent Action       AMR 51/055/2011

Guatemala: Family of murdered mother at risk
16 June 2011

Margarita Chub Che, a human rights defender and community leader, was killed on 4 June in the municipality of San José Panorama, Panzos, north ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/006/2011

Mexico: Migrants harassed outside migrants' shelter
15 June 2011

Migrants and a volunteer at the Casa del Migrante de Saltillo (Saltillo Migrants' Shelter) in the Mexican state of Coahuila have been harassed by three ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/034/2011

Peru: Further information: Chinese man will not be extradited ...
15 June 2011

The Peruvian Constitutional Court has ruled that the government should not extradite a Chinese man, Huang Haiyong (also written as Wong Ho Wing ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/006/2011

USA: Arkansas execution set despite trial concern
15 June 2011

Marcel Wayne Williams, a 40-year-old African American man, is scheduled to be executed in the US state of Arkansas on 12 July 2011. He was sentenced ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/054/2011

Honduras: Further information: Protect LGBT activist under ...
14 June 2011

LGBT activist and human rights defender Alex David Sánchez Álvarez was threatened at gunpoint for the third time this year, on 8 June 2011. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/005/2011

USA: Execution planned despite world court order: Humberto ...
14 June 2011

Humberto Leal García, a Mexican national, is scheduled to be put to death in Texas on 7 July 2011. He was denied his consular rights after his arrest ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/052/2011

Saint Lucia: Amnesty International welcomes commitment to ...
13 June 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 56/001/2011. 13 June 2011. Saint Lucia : Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AMR 56/001/2011

Saint Kitts and Nevis: Amnesty International welcomes the ...
13 June 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 59/001/2011. 13 June 2011. Saint Kitts and Nevis: Amnesty ...

Public Statement       AMR 59/001/2011