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Honduras: Journalist threatened: Mavis Ethel Cruz
8 March 2012

Journalist Mavis Ethel Cruz has received a telephone death threat at her home in Honduras. Her life is in danger.

Urgent Action       AMR 37/004/2012

Honduras: Two Honduran activists receive death threat
27 February 2012

Two human rights activists in the Lower Aguán region in Honduras received a death threat on 22 February.

Urgent Action       AMR 37/003/2012

Amnesty International | Honduras urged to investigate prison ...
15 February 2012

The Honduran authorities must urgently instigate a thorough and impartial investigation into a fire at Comayagua prison that has reportedly left more ...

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Honduras urged to investigate prison fire deaths | Amnesty ...
15 February 2012

More than 300 people have died in a fire at Comayagua prison in Honduras, underscoring the urgent need for prison reform.

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Honduras: Death threats against Honduran Journalist: Gilda ...
26 January 2012

Honduran journalist Gilda Silvestrucci has received death threats by phone. In recent weeks she has been campaigning for justice for Honduran journalists ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/002/2012

Honduran human rights defender at risk: Itsmania Pineda ...
24 January 2012

A Honduran human rights defender and blogger, based in the capital, Tegucigalpa, has received death threats by phone and text message. Her ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/001/2012

Honduras: Activists threatened in Honduras
13 December 2011

On 5 December, two members of the human rights organisation CODEH were threatened by an unknown man in central Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Urgent Action       AMR 37/008/2011

Fears for safety of community leader abducted in Honduras ...
11 October 2011

A community leader from San Pedro Sula in northern Honduras has not been heard of since his abduction on 30 August.

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Honduras: Honduran community leader abducted
27 September 2011

On 30 August José Reynaldo Cruz Palma, a Honduran community leader, was abducted in San Pedro Sula, northern Honduras by two unknown ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/007/2011

Honduras: Violent forced eviction leaves families at risk
13 July 2011

Police have forcibly evicted 114 families, including young children, from a community in northern Honduras. Around 80 people are now living in a nearby ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/006/2011