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The Wire, August/September 2011. Vol. 41, issue 04
1 August 2011

1) Stubborn, Irritating, Outrageous 2) Women in Nicaragua need your voice, your action, your solidarity; 'We all have a role in the changing world' 3) Stand ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2011

Guatemala arrests former general for genocide | Amnesty ...
20 June 2011

Guatemala has recently arrested several former officials for grave human rights violations during the country's civil war.

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Guatemala: Family of murdered mother at risk
16 June 2011

Margarita Chub Che, a human rights defender and community leader, was killed on 4 June in the municipality of San José Panorama, Panzos, north ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/006/2011

Guatemalan former officials must be brought to justice over ...
8 June 2011

European countries are pressed to extradite or prosecute Guatemalan former officials over alleged human rights abuses.

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Guatemala: Indigenous farmer killed over land dispute: Oscar ...
1 June 2011

On 21 May, Indigenous farmer, Oscar Reyes, was killed, and three other farm workers were injured, while tending crops in the Valle del Polochic, in Panzos ...

Urgent Action       AMR 34/005/2011

Guatemala urged to investigate trade unionist's killing ...
27 May 2011

The killing of a prominent Guatemalan trade unionist has raised fears for the safety of workers rights activists in the country.

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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

Amnesty International | Guatemala forcibly evicting indigenous ...
23 March 2011

The Guatemalan authorities should halt the forced evictions of indigenous farming communities which have so far left 2500 people homeless and resulted ...

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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 must act to stop the killing of women | Amnesty ...
7 March 2011

Authorities urged to stop the high numbers of women being killed across the country and ensure perpetrators are brought to justice, ahead of International ...

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