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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Guatemala overturns historic genocide ...
21 May 2013

Guatemala's Constitutional Court on Monday overturned the recent conviction and sentencing of former military ruler Efrain Rios Montt for genocide and ...

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Guatemala expert available for comment on genocide trial ...
10 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY AI index: AMR 34/010/2013 10 May 2013. Guatemala expert available ...

PressItem       AMR 34/010/2013

Historic conviction brings long-awaited justice in Guatemala ...
10 May 2013

The conviction of Guatemala's ex-president General Efraín Ríos Montt for genocide and crimes against humanity during his time in office is a historic ...

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Guatamala: Public Statement on Tahoe Resources' Escobal ...
8 May 2013

In advance of the Annual General Meeting of Tahoe Resources to be held on 9 May, 2013 in Vancouver, Amnesty International urges the company to ...

Public Statement       AMR 34/009/2013

Guatemala's trial of the decade in ten facts
8 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE AI index: AMR 34/008/2013 08 May 2013. Guatemala's trial of the decade in ten ...

PressItem       AMR 34/008/2013

Guatemala: Briefing to the UN Committee against Torture
24 April 2013

This briefing details Amnesty International's concerns about the failure by Guatemala to comply with its obligations under the UN Convention against ...

Report       AMR 34/006/2013

Letter Writing Marathon 2012: Final report
3 April 2013

In 2012, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention by Amnesty ...

Report       ACT 30/022/2013

Guatemala: Fears for safety of leaders in Guatemala
19 March 2013

Four Xinca indigenous leaders were kidnapped near Mataquescuintla, Jalapa department in Eastern Guatemala after participating in a public meeting ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/003/2013

Guatemala: Amnesty International calls for an implementation ...
15 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 34/004/2013. 15 March 2013. Guatemala: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       AMR 34/004/2013

Guatemalan human rights defenders at risk
12 March 2013

Human rights defender and trade unionist Carlos Hernández was shot dead on 8 March in Chiquimula department, eastern Guatemala. He may have ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/002/2013