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Wire, April/May 2011. Vol. 41, issue 02
1 April 2011

1) Death and injury the order of the day 2) LiveWire: Libya; Romania; Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories; Egypt 3) Time to demand a bullet ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2011

Guatemala: Forced eviction of communities in Guatemala
21 March 2011

In the Valle del Polochic, in north-eastern Guatemala, around 2500 people from 12 rural communities have been forcibly evicted and have no shelter ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/004/2011

Guatemala: Mine activists beaten and threatened
3 March 2011

On 28 February, protesters against the Marlin Mine in south-western Guatemala were attacked. One protester, Aniceto López, was taken to the office ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/002/2011

How an Arms Trade Treaty can help prevent armed violence
2 March 2011

Current United Nations discussions on the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) provide an opportunity to examine armed violence in the context of decisions concerning ...

Report       ACT 30/030/2011

Guatemala community at risk after three activists killed ...
25 February 2011

Authorities urged to investigate the killings and to protect the rest of the indigenous Quebrada Seca community in the east of the country.

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Guatemala: Indigenous community activists murdered
22 February 2011

Three human rights defenders from a Maya Q´eqchi´ rural community were killed in Rio Dulce, Izabal, eastern Guatemala. The activists, all university ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/001/2011

Letter Writing Marathon 2010: Final report
21 February 2011

In December 2010, hundreds of thousands of people across the world came together to take action on behalf of individuals at risk of human rights violations ...

Report       ACT 30/007/2011

Le Fil. Décembre 2010 / Janvier 2011
1 December 2010

THIS IS A DUMMY DOCUMENT USED FOR THE PURPOSES OF GAINING A DOCUMENT ID FROM SYBASE. IT WILL ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2010

The Wire, December 2010/January 2011. Vol. 40, issue 006
1 December 2010

1) 'I want to shout to the world' 2) LiveWire: Roma still treated like waste in Romania; Russian demonstrators vow to continue the fight for freedom of ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2010

Guatemalan trade unionist shot five times: Mateo López
5 November 2010

A Guatemalan trade unionist, Mateo López, was shot on 28 October in Catarina, San Marcos province, north-western Guatemala. He has now left the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/010/2010