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Guatemala: Fear for safety/Death threats

, Index number: AMR 34/016/2008

Peasant rights activist Rafael González was threatened with death at a demonstration he was helping to organise against a company occupying land that a local peasant community believes is vacant. Two women from the community, María Martín Domingo and Fabiana Ortiz Sales, were briefly held prisoner by company security guards after they fired shots to disperse the crowd.

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