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Colombia: A land title is not enough: Ensuring sustainable ...
27 November 2014

The violent struggle to control territory is one of the root causes of Colombia's 50-year-old armed conflict. Success in the land restitution process will largely ...

Report       AMR 23/031/2014

Dominican Republic: Further information: Urge the President ...
27 November 2014

The President of the Dominican Republic has not yet approved the proposed reform of the Criminal Code which maintains full criminalization of abortion ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/017/2014

Mexico: Further information: Demand search and justice for 43 ...
25 November 2014

The Mexican authorities have yet to establish the whereabouts of 43 students who have been victims of enforced disappearance since 26 September ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/041/2014

Mexico: Demonstrators detained and ill-treated
25 November 2014

Eleven demonstrators arrested on serious criminal charges in Mexico City on 20 November are now at risk of an unfair judicial process. All detainees ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/042/2014

USA: Further information: Missouri carries out ninth execution ...
19 November 2014

Leon Taylor was executed in the first few minutes of 19 November in Missouri for a murder committed during a robbery in 1994. This was the ninth execution ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/054/2014

Dominican Republic: Proposed reform puts women and girls ...
19 November 2014

On 18 November the Dominican Parliament adopted a comprehensive reform of the Criminal Code which maintains full criminalization of abortion. It ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/016/2014

Amnesty International assessment of the implementation by ...
19 November 2014

The key value of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) lies in its potential to contribute to tangible improvements in the situation of human rights in the ...

Report       IOR 41/040/2014

USA: Texas set to execute severely mentally ill man: Scott ...
18 November 2014

Scott Panetti, a 56-year-old man whose serious mental illness predated and contributed to the 1992 double murder for which he was sent to death row ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/053/2014

Bahamas: Allegations of human rights violations in ...
17 November 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 17 November 2014. AI Index: AMR 14/001/2014. Bahamas: Allegations ...

Public Statement       AMR 14/001/2014

Honduras: Campesino leader killed, others could be at risk ...
14 November 2014

Community and campesino (peasant farmer) leader has been killed in northern Honduras on 11 November. The fatal incident follows the recent murder ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/011/2014