Guatemala: Fear for safety: Ernesto Bol, trade unionist and the leadership of the Municipal Workers Union, Coban
AI fears that trade unionist Ernesto Bol, the victim of a recent violent assault, remains in danger of further attacks. His fellow trade unionists have also been threatened. AI believes that the attack against Ernesto Bol have been politically motivated because of his trade union activities. He is a member of the Executive of the Municipal Workers Union of Coban, and had been campaigning for his reinstatement following his dismissal from his job over 2 months ago by the mayor of Coban.