El Salvador

Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Three decades on, the search continues for El Salvador's ...
1 June 2012

Decades after El Salvador's armed conflict, hundreds of families still search for children who were taken from them amid the fighting.

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Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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US ruling against Salvadoran ex-General a 'huge' victory for ...
7 March 2012

A US immigration court has ruled that a former Salvadoran Defence Minister can be deported on the basis of grave abuses during the 1980s civil war ...

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El Salvador massacre: a 30-year fight for justice | Amnesty ...
12 December 2011

For decades, families have sought justice for hundreds victims of a 1981massacre at El Mozote in El Salvador.

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El Salvador: Demand justice for massacre victims
9 December 2011

International pressure is growing on the government of El Salvador to ensure justice for the victims of a series of massacres carried out by the armed ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/004/2011

El Salvador: Further information: New death threats to ...
27 May 2011

Pablo Ayala, a journalist and Oscar Beltrán and Cristina Starr, two staff members working at Radio Victoria in Cabañas, El Salvador, have received new ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/003/2011

Amnesty International | El Salvador urged to protect journalists ...
10 May 2011

Authorities in El Salvador must take immediate action to protect journalists who fear for their lives after receiving a series of death threats, Amnesty ...

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El Salvador urged to protect journalists after death threats ...
10 May 2011

El Salvador needs to protect journalists at a community radio station who fear for their lives after receiving a series of death threats.

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El Salvador: Journalists threatened and at risk
10 May 2011

Journalists at Radio Victoria in Cabañas, a department in El Salvador, have received repeated death threats. Amnesty International believes that staff ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/002/2011

El Salvador: Human rights defender receives death threat ...
25 January 2011

Hector Berríos, a community activist and human rights lawyer in Cabañas, a department of El Salvador, received death threats by phone on 23 January ...

Urgent Action       AMR 29/001/2011