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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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European countries urged to hold former Guatemalan officials ...
4 September 2012

More progress is needed in a cross-border investigation into former officials accused of extrajudicial executions in Guatemala.

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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 14th ...
1 September 2012

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/019/2012

Enforced Disappearances in the Americas are a crime of the ...
29 August 2012

In the Americas, enforced disappearances are not just an issue of the past, with much still to be done for justice to be delivered to the victims and their ...

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Guatemala: Former police chief convicted in 1980s ...
22 August 2012

A Guatemalan court has sentenced an ex-police chief to 70 years in prison for the 1981 disappearance and torture of a university student.

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Amnesty International | Guatemala: Former police chief ...
22 August 2012

A Guatemalan court has sentenced an ex-police chief to 70 years in prison for the 1981 disappearance and torture of a university student, in what Amnesty ...

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Os governos devem parar de impor projetos de infraestrutura ...
8 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC DOCUMENT. 8 August 2012. Index: AMR 01/005/2012. Governments must stop imposing ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Americas: Time and again, Indigenous rights trampled for ...
8 August 2012

Across the Americas, governments are trampling over the rights of Indigenous Peoples in the name of economic development.

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Americas: Governments must stop imposing development ...
8 August 2012

Governments across the Americas continue to discriminate against Indigenous peoples by denying their right to have a say on decisions which may ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Guatemala: Members of indigenous organisation attacked
10 July 2012

Several members of an indigenous peoples organization have been physically attacked and threatened in recent weeks in northern Guatemala. One ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/005/2012

Guatemala: Lives and livelihoods at stake in mining conflict ...
21 June 2012

Guatemalan human rights defenders working on social, economic and cultural rights are harassed and attacked on a regular basis.

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