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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Historic Colombia-FARC declaration fails to guarantee victims' ...
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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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

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

Further information: Colombia: Land rights activists threatened ...
23 May 2014

On 20 May armed men attempted to kill the land restitution leader Enrique Cabezas near a military base in the Curvaradó River Basin, north-western ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/019/2014

Colombia: Threats made against Indigenous defenders
9 May 2014

Fifteen-year-old Génesis Giselle Gutiérrez Romero, a member of the Wayúu Indigenous Reservation of Zahíno, received a death threat on 5 May. She ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/018/2014

Colombia: Paramilitaries threaten human rights activists
8 May 2014

Paramilitaries threatened a human rights lawyer, trade unionists and environmental activists in Santander Department, north-eastern Colombia. ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/017/2014

Colombia: Death threats received in 'humanitarian zone'
30 April 2014

Three human rights defenders have been threatened by paramilitaries in the port city of Buenavenutra, southern Colombia, following the creation of the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/016/2014

Colombia: Presidential candidates must champion human ...
30 April 2014

Human rights and the fight to end impunity in Colombia must be a high priority for all candidates in the presidential elections scheduled for 25 May, Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | Colombia: Presidential candidates ...
30 April 2014

Human rights and the fight to end impunity in Colombia must be a high priority for all candidates in the presidential elections scheduled for 25 May, Amnesty ...

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Colombia: Open letter to Presidential candidates. Putting ...
30 April 2014

This letter focuses on key questions related to two fundamental issues: protecting civilians and respecting the right of victims of human rights abuses ...

Open Letter       AMR 23/014/2014