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Mexico: Women's rights organization raided in Mexico
8 November 2011

On 3 November, there was a raid on the office of Consorcio Oaxaca, a women's rights organization in Oaxaca state, south west Mexico. There is fear ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/071/2011

Colombia: Man who saw brother's murder threatened
8 November 2011

Gersaín Rodríguez witnessed his brother's murder by Colombian paramilitaries in January. His son and his nephew have been forcibly disappeared ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/031/2011

USA: First Idaho execution in 17 years imminent: Paul ...
4 November 2011

The US state of Idaho is scheduled to carry out its first execution since 1994, and only its second in more than half a century. Paul Rhoades is due to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/089/2011

Guatemala: Two journalists threatened and in danger
4 November 2011

At the end of October, two journalists were threatened for reporting on the activities and arrests of members of a local citizen security group in Panajachel ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/015/2011

Ecuador: Indigenous Peoples' rights and harassment of ...
1 November 2011

In this submission Amnesty International expresses disappointment that there were no recommendations related to Indigenous Peoples' rights, human ...

Report       AMR 28/010/2011

Mexico: Further information: Protesters at risk of unfair ...
1 November 2011

Community activists and members of an Indigenous community protesting against the construction of a wind farm in Oaxaca, southern Mexico, were ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/069/2011

Brazil: Reinforcing the International Campaign against Rio de ...
1 November 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 1 November 2011. Index: AMR 19/016/2011. Brazil: Reinforcing the ...

Public Statement       AMR 19/016/2011

Argentina: First member of the G20 and MERCOSUR to ...
31 October 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AMR 13/004/2011. 31 October 2011. Argentina: First member ...

Public Statement       AMR 13/004/2011