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An anonymous source warned local police in Colombia that paramilitaries are intending to kill a human rights defender and his family.
The Colombian authorities must ensure the safety of a human rights defender and his family after an anonymous source warned local police that paramilitaries ...
Paramilitaries in the north of Colombia are intending to kill members of an organization that represents victims of the country's internal armed conflict ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/025/2013
A prominent human rights organization in Colombia has been forced to close after threats of an imminent attack.
Urgent Action AMR 23/024/2013
The mother and lawyers of a young man killed by the members of the Colombian armed forces have received death threats, days before a court ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/023/2013
Human rights defenders working with forcibly displaced people in Barrancabermeja, Northern Colombia, received three death threats from ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/022/2013
The home of Pedro Manuel Loperena, an indigenous human rights defender in north-eastern Colombia, was attacked with a grenade on 11 May.
Urgent Action AMR 23/021/2013
The daughter of Ingrid Vergara, a prominent Colombian human rights defender, has received a text message telling her that her mother had been killed ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/020/2013
Paramilitaries are looking for members of the communities of the Curvaradó River Basin in north-western Colombia, to kill them. They have also been ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/019/2013
Gunmen thought to be paramilitaries have killed a land rights activist in northern Colombia, and have threatened to kill peasant farmers trying to assert ...
Urgent Action AMR 23/017/2013