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Venezuela: Venezuelan woman and daughters threatened ...
8 February 2011

The ex-wife and young daughters of a police officer who has been speaking out about corruption received death threats on 3 February.

Urgent Action       AMR 53/004/2011

Venezuela: Amnesty International welcomes the granting of ...
4 February 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 4 February 2011. AI Index: AMR 53/003/2011. Venezuela: Amnesty ...

Public Statement       AMR 53/003/2011

Venezuela: Demand protection for man and family: Néstor ...
20 January 2011

Two men tried to kill Néstor Caudi Barrios on 2 January. He and his family have been subjected to a campaign of intimidation by the police in northern ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/002/2011

Venezuela: Concern for health of detained judge: María ...
17 January 2011

Index: AMR 53/001/2011 Venezuela Date: 17 January 2011. To: Health professionals. From: Amnesty international. APPEAL FOR ACTION. ...

Medical Action       AMR 53/001/2011

Venezuela: International Human Rights Day: One year on ...
10 December 2010

Amnesty International believes that the arrest of Judge María Lourdes Afiuni Mora on 10 December 2009 is a case of undue political interference on ...

Document       AMR 53/009/2010

Venezuela: Further information: Dad attacked as he calls for ...
22 July 2010

Victor Martínez, the father of a 23 year-old man who was shot dead last year, Mijail Martínez, has been attacked. He was handing out flyers alleging that ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/008/2010

Venezuela: Human rights defender at risk
18 May 2010

Rocío San Miguel, a Venezuelan human rights defender, has suffered intimidation and could be facing arbitrary arrest. She has accused high-ranking ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/007/2010

Venezuela: Three men abducted in Venezuela: Gabriel ...
15 April 2010

Three young men were abducted, apparently by police officers, from a construction site where they were working in Venezuela on 12 March. They ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/006/2010

Venezuela: Blanco released on bail, still faces trial
9 April 2010

Richard Blanco was released on 6 April 2010. He still faces trial and is obliged to present himself in court every 15 days. He cannot leave the country ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/005/2010

Venezuela: Further information: Critics of Venezuelan ...
1 April 2010

Oswaldo Álvarez Paz was detained on 22 March after he criticized the Venezuelan government on TV. Four other outspoken critics of the government ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/004/2010