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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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El Salvador: Further information: Woman still denied life ...
25 April 2013

Beatriz, a woman from El Salvador, has still not been given the life-saving termination to her pregnancy. The targets for this UA have been updated to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/002/2013

El Salvador must provide pregnant woman with access to life ...
17 April 2013

Doctor in El Salvador a not treating a seriously ill pregnant woman because they fear that if they end the pregnancy they might be prosecuted under the ...

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El Salvador: woman denied life saving medical intervention
15 April 2013

UA: 93/13 Index: AMR 29/001/2013 El Salvador Date: 15 April 2013. URGENT ACTION WOMAN DENIED LIFE SAVING ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/001/2013

El Salvador: No justice 20 years on from UN Truth ...
15 March 2013

Two decades after the publication of a UN-backed Truth Commission report, survivors of human rights abuses committed during El Salvador's armed ...

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Americas: Transforming pain into hope: Human rights ...
7 December 2012

Human rights defenders in the Americas have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of human rights. However, as the clamour for human ...

Report       AMR 01/006/2012

El Salvador: The time to deliver justice for the El Calabozo ...
1 November 2012

Today, as the memory of victims of enforced disappearance and those whose final resting place and fate remain unknown is honoured in El Salvador ...

Open Letter       AMR 29/008/2012

El Salvador urged to respond to El Calabozo massacre ...
1 November 2012

El Salvador must finally deliver justice for a brutal massacre that took place three decades ago, Amnesty International urged today in an open letter to ...

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El Salvador: Salvadoran woman suffering ill-treatment
25 October 2012

Salvadoran woman “Mery” is being denied access to her legal counsel and the medical treatment she urgently needs. She is suffering cruel, inhuman ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/007/2012

El Salvador: Salvadoran priest's life at risk: Father Antonio ...
14 September 2012

Father Antonio Rodríguez López, a priest working on rehabilitation projects with former gang members in El Salvador, was told on 5 September 2012 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/006/2012

El Salvador: El Calabozo: 'Our hope is that justice is done' ...
1 September 2012

Postcard       AMR 29/003/2012