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Honduran journalist Héctor Longino Becerra, a human rights defender, has been phoned by a man who threatened to murder him and his family.
Urgent Action AMR 37/002/2013
Honduran authorities must urgently investigate the recent killing of Jose Trejo just five months after his brother, a prominent human rights lawyer, was also murdered ...
On 22 January, Honduran lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights activist Patricio Vindel, received a death threat. His life is at risk.
Urgent Action AMR 37/001/2013
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Postcard AMR 37/011/2012
Human rights defenders in the Americas have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of human rights. However, as the clamour for human rights has grown ...
Report AMR 01/006/2012
An environmental journalist has received a death threat after publicly condemning the environmental impacts of opencast mining and illegal logging in Honduras.
Urgent Action AMR 37/014/2012
On 23 October Karla Zelaya, a human rights defender working on land rights issues, was abducted in Tegucigalpa, Honduras and held for three hours. The men who abducted ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/013/2012
As a result of her human rights work with Honduran group Unified Campesino Movement of Aguán, human rights defender Karla Zelaya has received death threats by text ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/012/2012
The brazen murder of a Honduran human rights lawyer underscores just why the country's authorities must step up their efforts to protect human rights defenders.
On 5 July, prominent LGBT activist Donny Reyes was pursued by an armed man on a motorbike. He managed to escape, but his life is in danger. The authorities have ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/010/2012