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Guatemala: fear for safety / extrajudicial execution: Ruben Garcia Gonzalez, Daniel Rosales, Juan Humberto Ramos Cifuentes, Cecilio Jax, Fidel Solorzano, Victor Manuel Garcia

There are fears for the safety of street children in Guatemala City after a sudden new wave of attacks. According to reports, on 24 September Ruben Garcia Gonzalez and Daniel Rosales were killed and Victor Manuel Garcia was injured when they were fired on by two private policemen. The two policemen...
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Honduras: Children unprotected from abuse

In the first six months since the goverment of President Reina took office in January 1994, AI has received several reports of minors being subjected to arbitrary arrest, sexual abuse or ill-treatment by members of the security forces. This paper describes two such cases. Martha Maria Saire, 11, a...
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Denmark: Police ill-treatment

AI is concerned about a disturbing pattern of police ill-treatment of those in their custody. This pattern has emerged in two areas of policing: the first has been during demonstrations, particularly those which have become violent; and the second was during a 15-month police operation in 1992/1993...