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Guatemala: Fear for safety, Anselmo Roldán Aguilar

, Index number: AMR 34/027/2001

Amnesty International is deeply concerned for the safety of a human rights defender, his colleagues and family, following a recent knife attack. He has been released from hospital. He is recovering but will need additional medical assistance. The attacker had repeatedly threatened Sr Roldán and other witnesses who are filing lawsuits against Guatemalan military officers for genocide during the civil war.

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