The 2013 Annual Report on
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On 15 July 2013 the army opened fire during a protest in Honduras, killing an Indigenous leader and seriously injuring his son. There are grave concerns for the ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/006/2013
The dead body of Aníbal Barrow, a journalist who was abducted on 24 June, has been found following two weeks of searches by the Honduran authorities. Four individuals ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/005/2013
On 24 June, Aníbal Barrow, a Honduran journalist, was kidnapped by three heavily-armed men in San Pedro Sula, northern Honduras. His whereabouts are unknown ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/004/2013
Several members of a peasant farmers' organization in northern Honduras have been attacked over a dispute with a local company which claims it owns the land. Three ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/003/2013
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