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USA: Further information: 13-year-old boy to be tried in ...
25 August 2011

On 23 August, a Pennsylvania trial court ordered the immediate transfer of Jordan Brown's case to a juvenile court for trial. This decision removes the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/073/2011

Cuba: Women protesters must not be silenced
25 August 2011

Female relatives of former prisoners of conscience, and their supporters, have been prevented since mid-July from carrying out a weekly peaceful protest ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/003/2011

Argentina: Further information: Court rules in favour of ...
19 August 2011

An Argentinean court has ordered that any attempts to evict the Quilmes Indigenous community of Colalao del Valle must be suspended. This decision ...

Urgent Action       AMR 13/003/2011

Guatemala: Indigenous people evicted, attacked
17 August 2011

The rural community of Paraná, in Panzos, north-eastern Guatemala, was attacked by security guards on 10 August. A local company claims it owns ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/010/2011

UN Holds Brazil to Account for Maternal Mortality
17 August 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 17 August 2011. Index: AMR 19/013/2011. UN Holds Brazil to Account for Maternal Mortality. ...

Public Statement       AMR 19/013/2011

Guatemala: Open Letter from Amnesty International to ...
16 August 2011

In this open letter, Amnesty International calls on all candidates in the forthcoming presidential elections on 11 September in Guatemala to commit ...

Open Letter       AMR 34/007/2011

Mexico: Further information: Staff and migrants at shelter at ...
15 August 2011

Staff, volunteers and migrants at the San Juan Diego migrants' shelter in Lecheria, Mexico state, are at risk of attack and arson after threats from the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/051/2011

Guatemala: Experts who testified at trial threatened
11 August 2011

Four staff members of the Guatemalan Forensic Anthropology Foundation (Fundación de Antropología Forense Guatemala - FAFG) have received death ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/008/2011