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Venezuela: Further information: Police threaten and intimidate ...
26 September 2014

Venezuelan police have raided Beatriz Adriana Guzmán Barrios' house and arrested her husband. The Barrios family have received further threats even ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/019/2014

El Salvador: On the brink of death: Violence against women ...
25 September 2014

Every year, thousands of women and girls are denied their rights and choices by El Salvador's total ban on abortion and its criminalization. Women and ...

Report       AMR 29/003/2014

Mexico: Second indigenous activist detained: Fernando ...
25 September 2014

Another indigenous activist, Fernando Jiménez Gutiérrez, has been detained and is at risk of unfair trial. The charges against Mario Luna have been ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/036/2014

Dominica still falling down on the death penalty and the rights ...
19 September 2014

Amnesty International regrets that Dominica was unable to submit a national report as part of its UPR. It acknowledges, however, the financial and technical ...

Public Statement       AMR 26/001/2014

Guatemala: Mining in Guatemala: Rights at risk
19 September 2014

Disputes around mining have been widespread in Guatemala in recent years. Across the country Indigenous peoples and non-Indigenous communities ...

Report       AMR 34/002/2014

Mexico: Indigenous activist detained, risks unfair trial: Mario ...
15 September 2014

Indigenous activist Mario Luna Romero is at risk of unfair trial after being arrested in Sonora State, northwest Mexico. There are concerns that the case ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/034/2014

Colombia: Mass death threats to human rights defenders
11 September 2014

At least 80 human rights defenders received death threats by email on or just prior to Colombia's Human Rights Day on 9 September. Paramilitaries ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/030/2014

Peru: Indigenous leaders killed, community at risk
11 September 2014

Four Ashánika Indigenous leaders from the Peruvian Amazon have been killed by suspected illegal loggers. It is likely that the attack was in retaliation ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/007/2014

USA: Further information: Missouri conducts its eighth ...
10 September 2014

Earl Ringo was executed in Missouri on 10 September after the courts refused to intervene and the state governor denied clemency. This was the eighth ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/048/2014

The UN Human Rights Council should support effective ...
9 September 2014

On 10 October 2014 Amnesty International, together with other members of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty, will mark the 12th World Day ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2014