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Colombia: Fear for Safety:William BEDOYA
21 December 1999

The shooting, on 14 December 1999, of human rights lawyer William Bedoya in the city of Barrancabermeja, department of Santander, has raised concern ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/092/1999

Colombia: Further information on possible "Disappearance" ...
6 December 1999

On 4 December the armed opposition group Autodefensas Unidas de Colombia, (AUC), United Self-Defence Groups of Colombia, reportedly told a commission ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/091/1999

Colombia: Fear for safety / Death threats: Pablo Cruz Hurtado
3 December 1999

Amnesty International is very concerned for the safety of Pablo Cruz Hurtado, a human rights defender who has been threatened with death by both ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/090/1999

Colombia: Fear for safety:Civilian population of the village of ...
30 November 1999

On 28 November 1999, over 500 people from the village of Las Mercedes, on the Atrato River in Chocó department, were forced to flee their homes after ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/089/1999

Colombia: Possible "Disappearance" / Fear for Safety
29 November 1999

Amnesty International is concerned for the safety of Edgar Quiroga and Gildardo Fuentes who have been abducted by paramilitaries and whose whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/088/1999

Colombia: Further information on fear for safety
26 November 1999

Paramilitaries operating in the municipality of El Tarra, department of Norte de Santander, have reportedly killed a peasant farmer. Amnesty International ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/087/1999

Colombia: Fear for safety / possible "disappearance":Beatriz ...
19 November 1999

Amnesty International is very concerned for the safety of Beatriz Amparo Piedrahita who was forcibly abducted on 3 November 1999 in Medellín, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/085/1999

Colombia: Fear for Safety / Possible "Disappearance": Israel ...
19 November 1999

Amnesty International is very concerned for the safety of Israel Vitonás Noscue, leader of an indigenous reserve, who, it has just learned, was forcibly ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/084/1999

Colombia: Further information on possible "Disappearance" ...
15 November 1999

Human rights worker Diana Salamanca Martínez was released on 13 November 1999, three days after she was abducted by paramilitaries. However ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/082/1999

Colombia: Fear for safety
11 November 1999

A death threat received by Iván Cepeda Castro and Claudia Giron Ortiz of the Fundación Manuel Cepeda, Manuel Cepeda Foundation raises serious ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/080/1999