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Venezuela: Further information on fear of torture: Isabelino Bustamante, aged 60 (corrected age) and new names: Jose Hernandez, aged 27, Miguel Angel Guerrero, aged 55, Francisco Lara, aged 51, Martin Alvarez, aged 54, Juan Gomez, aged 47, Rodolfo Alvarez

, Index number: AMR 53/010/1995

AI has received detailed reports of the torture of the 19 people named above (originally thought to have been about 20). All have now been released from detention. The 19 had been arrested in Guasdualito, Apure State, by the Judicial Technical Police, between the 8 and 27 July 1995 (not all on 19 July, as previously reported).

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