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Colombia: Fear for safety/abduction

, Index number: AMR 23/039/2002

Trade union activist Arturo Vásquez Galeano was abducted on 5 April, by men believed to be army-backed paramilitaries. Another trade union leader had been killed two days earlier, and two more have been killed since. Amnesty International is gravely concerned for his safety, and for that of other trade unionists in Colombia..

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