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Mexico: Threats against Mexican under house arrest: Israel Arzate Meléndez

, Index number: AMR 41/068/2012

Mexican Israel Azarte Meléndez has been under house arrest since 26 September in the border city of Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua state, Mexico, accused of involvement in murder based on a confession made under torture. He has received death threats and the state authorities have stated that they cannot guarantee his safety.

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