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Paraguay: Further information: Major victory for Indigenous ...
12 June 2014

On 11 June the President of Paraguay enacted (promulgó) the law that will allow the return of 14404 hectares of traditional land to the Sawhoyamaxa ...

Urgent Action       AMR 45/009/2014

Amnesty International | Brazil: Military police issued “yellow ...
12 June 2014

The Brazilian authorities' promises that the opening of the World Cup would be a global celebration ring hollow as police brutally repressed peaceful ...

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Amnesty International | Paraguay: Celebrations as law will ...
11 June 2014

The law signed today by the President of Paraguay that enables the Sawhoyamaxa to return to their ancestral land is a triumph for an indigenous ...

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Colombia: Activist family and defenders threatened
11 June 2014

Human rights defenders Ingrid Vergara and Jeison Pava, as well as members of the Verbel family in northern Colombia, received death threats on 3 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/022/2014

Amnesty International | Historic Colombia-FARC declaration ...
9 June 2014

The historic declaration agreed between the Colombian government and the country's main guerrilla group, FARC, will not contribute to a lasting peace ...

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Brazil: "They use a strategy of fear": Protecting the right to ...
5 June 2014

Thousands of people have protested in the streets of Brazil in recent weeks, as the country prepares to host the 2014 football World Cup. Amnesty ...

Report       AMR 19/005/2014

Colombia: Further information: Defenders supporting ...
4 June 2014

Nubia Acosta and Nevis Niño Rodríguez, two human rights defenders working with the peasant farmers of El Tamarindo in northern Colombia, have ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/021/2014

Dominican Republic: Open Letter to President Danilo Medina ...
3 June 2014

AI Index: AMR 27/008/2014. Tuesday 3 June 2014. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. --. Open Letter to. President Danilo Medina regarding ...

Open Letter       AMR 27/008/2014

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