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Brazil: Police abuse during peaceful public assembly
3 July 2014

Military police in São Paulo, southeast Brazil, threw tear gas, pepper spray and rubber bullets in an attempt to block a public assembly gathered to discuss ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/007/2014

Brazil: Sex workers evicted and abused by police
3 July 2014

Isabel (anonymized name), a sex worker in the city of Niterói, was assaulted and threatened after she publicly denounced the rape and extortion of sex ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/006/2014

Wire, July/August 2014. Vol. 44, issue 004
1 July 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) Stop Torture: Morocco/Western Sahara: The air we need to breathe 4) Stop Torture: Room ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2014

Chile: Amnesty International welcomes moves towards ...
1 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 22/004/2014. 1 July 2014. Amnesty International welcomes ...

Public Statement       AMR 22/004/2014

Uruguay: Action needed to address past human rights ...
1 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 52/001/2014. 1 July 2014. Action needed to address ...

Public Statement       AMR 52/001/2014

Cuba: Further information: Prisoners of conscience await ...
27 June 2014

Three brothers who have been in pre-trial detention in Cuba since late 2012 have now been tried and are due for sentencing. They are at risk of being ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/002/2014

Mexico: Further information: Migrants' rights defenders ...
26 June 2014

A coordinator of the migrants' shelter All for Them (Todos por Ellos) and others at the shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas State, southwest Mexico were threatened ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/024/2014

Dominican Republic: Human Rights Council adopts Universal ...
24 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 27/011/2014. 24 June 2014. Measures to restore nationality only a first step. ...

Public Statement       AMR 27/011/2014

Mexico: Community leader arrested and beaten: Marco ...
23 June 2014

A leader of a community-based organization which opposes the construction of the La Parota dam near Acapulco, Guerrero state, was arrested on 17 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/023/2014

USA: Kicking and screaming: CIA declassification review of ...
23 June 2014

On 3 April 2014, the SSCI voted to submit for declassification the 480-page summary of its updated 6600 page report. The CIA is conducting the ...

Document       AMR 51/038/2014