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Colombian trade union leaders involved in labour negotiations continue to receive threats against their lives. On 13 June 2013 four of the union leaders received ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/027/2013
Members of Colombia 's Congress should reject a proposed law which will shield members of the armed forces and the police from justice for crimes under international ...
Gunmen fired shots at a taxi in which trade union leader Rubén Morrón Gerrero was travelling on the eve of a trade union negotiation in Barranquilla, Northern Colombia ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/026/2013
An anonymous source warned local police in Colombia that paramilitaries are intending to kill a human rights defender and his family.
The Colombian authorities must ensure the safety of a human rights defender and his family after an anonymous source warned local police that paramilitaries are ...
Paramilitaries in the north of Colombia are intending to kill members of an organization that represents victims of the country's internal armed conflict.
Urgent Action AMR 23/025/2013
A prominent human rights organization in Colombia has been forced to close after threats of an imminent attack.
Urgent Action AMR 23/024/2013
The mother and lawyers of a young man killed by the members of the Colombian armed forces have received death threats, days before a court hearing on the case.
Urgent Action AMR 23/023/2013
Human rights defenders working with forcibly displaced people in Barrancabermeja, Northern Colombia, received three death threats from paramilitaries on 13 and ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/022/2013