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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Naturalisation law: a step in the right direction, but still a long ...
3 June 2014

Public Statement       AMR 27/009/2014

Colombia: Further information: Further threats in ' ...
2 June 2014

Paramilitaries continue to threaten and shoot at human rights defenders and members of the Humanitarian Zone of Puente Nayero in the port city of ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/020/2014

Venezuela: Protests in Venezuela - human rights at risk ...
1 June 2014

PROTESTS IN VENEZUELA: HUMAN RIGHTS AT RISK,. PEOPLE IN DANGER. CASE: DANIEL QUINTERO. “First they ...

Document       AMR 53/015/2014

Chile: Submission to the United Nations Human Rights ...
1 June 2014

Amnesty International deeply regrets that Chile has not yet put in place laws that fully guarantee sexual and reproductive rights and is particularly concerned ...

Report       AMR 22/003/2014

USA: 'The Nation we aspire to be' : Revisiting intellectual ...
29 May 2014

The USA's death penalty experiment continues, and a judicial killing on average every 10 days. There have been 20 executions so far this year. The ...

Document       AMR 51/034/2014

USA: Death row inmate seeks commutation to life: Michael ...
27 May 2014

Michael Zack, a 45-year-old man on death row in Florida who has exhausted his ordinary court appeals, is seeking executive commutation of his death ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/033/2014

Further information: Paraguay: Last step for Indigenous land ...
27 May 2014

On 21 May the plenary of the Paraguayan Lower Chamber (Cámara de Diputados) passed legislation to return 14404 hectares of traditional land to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 45/008/2014

Further information: Colombia: Land rights activists threatened ...
23 May 2014

On 20 May armed men attempted to kill the land restitution leader Enrique Cabezas near a military base in the Curvaradó River Basin, north-western ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/019/2014

Jamaica: Tivoli anniversary must be last one without justice for ...
22 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 38/002/2014. 22 May 2014. Jamaica: Tivoli anniversary ...

Public Statement       AMR 38/002/2014

United States of America: Another year, same missing ...
22 May 2014

In the year since President Obama pointed to his country being at a “crossroads”, the USA has continued to travel in the same direction in relation to ...

Report       AMR 51/032/2014