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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
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
AI Index: TG AMR 37/2012.001. AMR 37/009/2012. 18 May 2012. PUBLIC LETTER TO THE HONDURAN GOVERNMENT. NO MORE KILLINGS, ATTACKS or THREATS ...
Open Letter AMR 37/009/2012
Two European volunteers for an international protection project based in the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa, were threatened in April. The volunteers – one French ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/008/2012
Four members of a prominent human rights organization in Honduras have recently been attacked, threatened and harassed. Their lives are in danger.
Urgent Action AMR 37/007/2012
Dina Meza, a Honduran journalist and human rights activist, has received a series of threats of sexual violence against her in recent weeks. Her safety is at risk ...
Urgent Action AMR 37/006/2012