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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Dominican Republic: Threatened with death after torture
16 April 2014

Two men were reportedly tortured while in police custody in the Dominican Republic on 12 April. Since then, the men and their relative Ana Patricia Fermín ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/006/2014

Dominican Republic should stop discriminatory practices ...
31 March 2014

Amnesty International welcomes the announcement by the Dominican Republic of the publication of a Regularisation Plan for Migrants with no regular ...

Document       AMR 27/005/2014

Dominican Republic: Enforced disappearance suspected ...
13 March 2014

The whereabouts of Randy Vizcaíno González have been unknown since he was supposedly detained by the police on 13 December 2013 in Santo ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/004/2014

Dominican Republic must overturn decision depriving ...
3 February 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY 3 February 2014. AI Index: AMR 27/003/2014 Dominican Republic ...

PressItem       AMR 27/003/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 18th ...
1 December 2013

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/022/2013

Dominican Republic: Further information: Mass deprivation of ...
14 November 2013

The Constitutional Court ruling which deprives thousands of individuals of foreign descent of their Dominican nationality is being implemented. This has ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/017/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
1 November 2013

amnesty international assessment of states' implementation of recommendations from the previous upr. 18th session of ...

Report       IOR 41/023/2013

Amnesty International | Dominican Republic must retract ruling ...
18 October 2013

The Dominican Republic should not implement a Constitutional Court ruling that could leave hundreds of thousands of Dominicans of foreign descent ...

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Dominican Republic must retract ruling that could leave ...
18 October 2013

The Dominican Republic should not implement a Constitutional Court ruling that could leave hundreds of thousands of Dominicans of foreign descent ...

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Dominican Republic: Risk of mass deprivation of nationality
18 October 2013

Hundreds of thousands of individuals of foreign, mostly Haitian, descent in the Dominican Republic are at risk of being deprived of their Dominican ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/014/2013