Nicaragua

Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF NICARAGUA

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Nigaragua Fear for safety: Vilma Nuñez de Escorcia (f)
28 March 2000

Government ministers have accused human rights worker Vilma Núñez de Escorcia of obstructing the police, and pro-government newspapers and radio ...

Urgent Action       AMR 43/001/2000

Latin America: Crime without punishment: impunity in Latin ...
1 November 1996

This report was first published on the occasion of a Public Hearing on Impunity organised by the European Parliament's Sub Committee on Human Rights ...

Report       AMR 01/008/1996

Nicaragua: Open letter to presidential candidates in 20 ...
30 September 1996

Through this open letter Amnesty International calls on the presidential candidates to commit themselves to protecting and promoting the human rights ...

Report       AMR 43/002/1996

Nicaragua: Further information on the case of Jean Paul ...
1 November 1994

AI has been monitoring the investigation into the killing of Jean Paul Genie Lacayo for the past four years. This report summarizes AI's concerns about ...

Report       AMR 43/004/1994

Nicaragua: Article 204: legalizing the repression of ...
30 September 1994

A March 1994 ruling by the Nicaraguan Supreme Court has upheld legislation introduced in 1992 to penalize homosexuality. Article 204 of the Nicaraguan ...

Report       AMR 43/003/1994

Amnesty International News Service 98/94
9 May 1994

1. India: Amnesty International calls for release of prisoners of conscience. 2. China: Arrests continue as China's parliament considers new legislation ...

Report       NWS 11/098/1994

Violations of the human rights of homosexuals: extracts from ...
1 January 1994

This document is a compilation of extracts from action materials produced by Amnesty International since September 1991 which particularly concern ...

Report       POL 30/001/1994

Amnesty International News Service 105/93
24 August 1993

1. Nicaragua: AI condemns hostage-taking by "recontra" group. 2. Peru: Amnistia Internacional condena masacre de Ashaninkas atribuida a "Sendero ...

Report       NWS 11/105/1993

Amnesty International News Service 103/93
22 August 1993

1. Trinidad and Tobago: Amnesty International urgently appeals to government to halt tomorrow's executions. 2. Nicaragua: Amnesty International condemns ...

Report       NWS 11/103/1993

Weekly update service 60/93
13 June 1993

1. Peace prize winners boycott opening of World Conference on Human Rights. 2. AI Secretary General challenges governments to match non-governmental ...

Report       NWS 11/060/1993