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Mexico: Indigenous defender's life at risk: Silvia Pérez Yescas

, Index number: AMR 41/033/2014

An Indigenous human rights defender from the community of Matías Romero in Oaxaca, south-western Mexico, is at risk of death if she returns to her hometown. She has received a series of threats due to her work on Indigenous rights issues and the authorities have so far failed to provide adequate protection measures for her.

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