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Mass deportation in the Dominican Republic
28 January 2015

On 27 January, 51 people, including 30 Dominican-born children, some of their mothers and 14 other adults were deported without due process to Haiti ...

Urgent Action       AMR 27/002/2015

USA: Further information: Georgia executes intellectually ...
28 January 2015

Warren Hill was killed by the State of Georgia on 27 January. He was put to death despite the fact that all the experts who had assessed him, including ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/005/2015

Mexico: Further information: Indigenous defenders receive ...
26 January 2015

New threats have been made against Silvia Pérez Yescas, an Indigenous human rights defender from the community of Matías Romero in Oaxaca, south ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/002/2015

Colombia: Further information: Land restitution process sparks ...
23 January 2015

Paramilitaries have threatened dozens of land claimants and community leaders, as well as human rights defenders, trade unionists, journalists and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/003/2015

El Salvador: Further information: 'Guadalupe' pardoned by ...
23 January 2015

“Guadalupe”, one of the group of 17 Salvadoran women jailed for pregnancy-related offences after unfair trials was pardoned by the Legislative ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/002/2015

USA: Georgia set to kill intellectually disabled man: Warren ...
21 January 2015

For the third time in four years, the State of Georgia has set an execution date for Warren Hill, who has been on death row since 1991. All the experts ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/004/2015

Ecuador: Environmental activist charged with rebellion
20 January 2015

Environmental activists, community leaders and brothers, Víctor Hugo and Darwin Javier Ramírez Piedra, have been charged with rebellion despite ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/001/2015

El Salvador: Release 'the 17' women in El Salvador
20 January 2015

A series of pardon requests for a group of 17 Salvadoran women jailed with extremely long sentences for pregnancy-related offences after flawed and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/001/2015

USA: Clemency sought as Texas execution nears: Robert ...
20 January 2015

Robert Ladd is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 29 January. He was sentenced to death in 1997 for a murder committed in 1996. The claim that ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/003/2015

Europe: Breaking the conspiracy of silence: USA's European ' ...
20 January 2015

The release in December 2014 of a 524-page summary of the US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) “Study of the Central Intelligence ...

Report       EUR 01/002/2015