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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Haiti: Further information: 200 families evicted, more at ...
18 December 2013

Around 200 families have been forcibly evicted from their homes in an informal settlement in the area of Titanyen on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 36/023/2013

USA: Mexican national facing execution in Texas: Edgar Arias ...
17 December 2013

A 46-year-old Mexican national is due to be executed in Texas on 22 January in violation of international law. He was denied his consular rights after ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/085/2013

Ecuador: Increased intimidation of activists : Media Advisory
13 December 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY 13 December 2013. AI Index: AMR 28/005/2013 Ecuador: Increased ...

PressItem       AMR 28/005/2013

USA: Kimberly Rivera released from prison: Kimberly Rivera
13 December 2013

Prisoner of conscience Kimberly Rivera has been released from prison.

Urgent Action       AMR 51/084/2013

Ecuador: Fear for safety of environmental activists
12 December 2013

There are growing concerns for the safety of Carlos Zorrilla, an environmental activist in Ecuador, and others who have protested against development ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/004/2013

Honduras: Honduran journalist shot and killed: Juan Carlos ...
10 December 2013

On 7 December Honduran journalist Juan Carlos Argeñal was shot and killed by two unidentified men in his house. Honduras is an extremely dangerous ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/018/2013

Haiti: Families forcibly evicted, 100 more at risk
9 December 2013

Around 60 families have been forcibly evicted from their homes in an informal settlement in the area of Titanyen on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 36/022/2013

USA: Further information: Kimberly Rivera gives birth but stays ...
6 December 2013

Prisoner of conscience Kimberly Rivera has had her clemency request rejected, though she has recently given birth.

Urgent Action       AMR 51/083/2013

Ecuador: Ecuadorian police shut down NGO
6 December 2013

Police officers closed the offices of Fundación Pachamama, an Ecuadorian NGO working on Indigenous Peoples and environmental rights. The closure ...

Urgent Action       AMR 28/003/2013

USA: Open letter re: Prison conditions in California's Security ...
5 December 2013

In this open letter Amnesty International focuses on continuing concerns and recommendations regarding conditions in California's Security House Units ...

Open Letter       AMR 51/082/2013