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Colombia: Paramilitary group threatens indigenous protesters with ‘social cleansing’

There are serious ongoing concerns for the safety of indigenous protesters in Colombia amid escalating violence against them by the security forces and after their leaders received a death threat from a right-wing paramilitary group, Amnesty International said. There are serious ongoing concerns for the safety of indigenous protesters in Colombia amid escalating violence against them by the security forces and after their leaders received a death threat f

Colombia: Paramilitary group threatens indigenous protesters with ‘social cleansing’ - 21 أكتوبر 2013

Headline Title:  Colombia: Paramilitary group threatens indigenous protesters with ‘social cleansing’ There are serious ongoing concerns for the safety of indigenous protesters in Colombia amid escalating violence against them by the security forces and after their leaders received a death threat f There are serious ongoing concerns for the safety of indigenous protesters in Colombia amid escalating violence against them by the security forces and after their leaders received a death threat from a right-wing paramilitary group. Media Node:  Colombia indigenous protests Story Location:  Colombia 5° 44' 28.8384" N, 75° 6' 9.1404" W “Most of the evidence gathered by Amnesty International in several parts of Colombia points to a deeply worrying and largely disproportionate use of force against the indigenous protesters by the police and the armed forces” Source:  Marcelo Pollack, Amnesty International Researcher on Colombia التاريخ:  Mon, 21/10/2013 المسار:  Colombia: Congress should reject law reforming the military justice system الوصف:  News story, 12 June 2013

Colombia: El gobierno debe respaldar con hechos su apoyo a los derechos humanos

El gobierno de Colombia debe respaldar con hechos su apoyo público a los derechos humanos, ha dicho Amnistía Internacional en una declaración oral pronunciada hoy ante el Consejo de Derechos Humanos. El gobierno de Colombia debe respaldar con hechos su apoyo público a los derechos humanos, ha dicho Amnistía Internacional en una declaración oral pronunciada hoy ante el Consejo de Derechos Humano

Colombie. Le gouvernement doit faire suivre d’actes son soutien aux droits humains

Le gouvernement colombien doit faire suivre d’actes son soutien aux droits humains, a déclaré Amnesty International jeudi 19 septembre devant le Conseil des droits de l’homme des Nations unies. Le gouvernement colombien doit faire suivre d’actes son soutien aux droits humains, a déclaré Amnesty International jeudi 19 septembre devant le Conseil des droits de l’homme des Nations unies

Colombia: Government has to back its support for human rights with action

The Colombian government must back its public support for human rights with action, Amnesty International said in an oral statement delivered to the United Nations Human Rights Council today. The Colombian government must back its public support for human rights with action, Amnesty International said in an oral statement delivered to the United Nations Hu


لا زالت حالات الإخفاء القسري تشكل واقعاً مروعاً في الأمريكيتين  

تزامناً مع ذكرى اليوم العالمي لضحايا الإخفاء القسري، صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية أن حالات الإخفاء القسري في الأمريكيتين لم تعد مجرد إرث من الماضي المظلم للحكومات السلطوية في حقبتي السبعينيات والثمانينيات من القرن الماضي وحسب، بل إنها ما انفكت تشكل ممارسات مروعة مستمرة حتى يومنا هذا تزامناً مع ذكرى اليوم العالمي لضحايا الإخفاء القسري، صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية أن حالات الإخفاء القسري في الأمريكيتين لم تعد مجرد إرث من الماضي المظلم للحكومات السلطوية في


لا زالت حالات الإخفاء القسري تشكل واقعاً مروعاً في الأمريكيتين   - 29 أغسطس 2013

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لا زالت حالات الإخفاء القسري تشكل واقعاً مروعاً في الأمريكيتين   تزامناً مع ذكرى اليوم العالمي لضحايا الإخفاء القسري، صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية أن حالات الإخفاء القسري في الأمريكيتين لم تعد مجرد إرث من الماضي المظلم للحكومات السلطوية في حالات الإخفاء القسري في الأمريكيتين لم تعد مجرد إرث من الماضي المظلم للحكومات السلطوية في حقبتي السبعينيات والثمانينيات من القرن الماضي وحسب، بل إنها ما انفكت تشكل ممارسات مروعة مستمرة حتى يومنا هذا Media Node:  Mexico disappeared AR Story Location:  المكسيك 22° 19' 42.2328" N, 101° 15' 0" W “إذا ما أُريد للحقيقة والعدالة أن تسودا، فمن الجوهري قطعاً أن يعرف أقارب الضحايا أماكن تواجد ذويهم المفقودين” Source:  غوادالوبي مارينغو مديرة برنامج الأمريكيتين بمنظمة العفو الدولية المسار:  Five things you should know about disappearances الوصف:  Feature, 30 August 2013 المسار:  Mexico: Relatives of the disappeared deserve more than promises الوصف:  News story/report, 4 June 2013 المسار:  Brazil: "Suspect" goes missing from police custody: Amarildo Souza Lima الوصف:  Urgent action, 2 August 2013 المسار:  Dominican Republic: 'Shut up if you don't want to be killed!': Human rights violations by police in the Dominican Republic الوصف:  Report, 25 October 2011

Enforced disappearances still an appalling reality in the Americas - 29 أغسطس 2013

Headline Title:  Enforced disappearances still an appalling reality in the Americas Enforced disappearances in the Americas are not only an inheritance of the dark past of the authoritarian governments of the 1970s and 80s, but also an appalling ongoing practice, Amnesty Internati Enforced disappearances in the Americas are not only an inheritance of the dark past of the authoritarian governments of the 1970s and 80s, but also an appalling ongoing practice. Media Node:  Mexico disappeared Story Location:  México 22° 19' 42.2328" N, 101° 15' 0" W “For truth and justice to prevail, it’s absolutely essential that the victims’ relatives find out the whereabouts of their disappeared loved ones” Source:  Guadalupe Marengo, Americas Programme director at Amnesty International المسار:  Five things you should know about disappearances الوصف:  Feature, 30 August 2013 المسار:  Mexico: Relatives of the disappeared deserve more than promises الوصف:  News story/report, 4 June 2013 المسار:  Brazil: "Suspect" goes missing from police custody: Amarildo Souza Lima الوصف:  Urgent action, 2 August 2013 المسار:  Dominican Republic: 'Shut up if you don't want to be killed!': Human rights violations by police in the Dominican Republic الوصف:  Report, 25 October 2011

Enforced disappearances still an appalling reality in the Americas

Enforced disappearances in the Americas are not only an inheritance of the dark past of the authoritarian governments of the 1970s and 80s, but also an appalling ongoing practice, Amnesty International said as it marked the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances. Enforced disappearances in the Americas are not only an inheritance of the dark past of the authoritarian governments of the 1970s and 80s, but also an appalling ongoing practice, Amnesty Internati

Colombia: Further violence in Catatumbo must be avoided

With the protests that resulted in the deaths of four people last week in Catatumbo, north-eastern Colombia, still continuing, Amnesty International insists that the authorities must ensure that the security forces refrain from using disproportionate and excessive force against the demonstrators. With the protests that resulted in the deaths of four people last week in Catatumbo, north-eastern Colombia, still continuing, Amnesty In