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Mexico: Release of tortured prisoner of conscience comes ...
17 October 2014

Prisoner of conscience and torture victim Ángel Amílcar Colón Quevedo has been released from prison after five years in pre-trial detention, in a move ...

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Mexico: Further information: Disappeared students still ...
7 October 2014

The 43 disappeared students are still missing after being fired at by police and later attacked by unknown individuals in Iguala, Guerrero state. Twenty ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/039/2014

Amnesty International | Alejandra Ancheita claims 2014 Martin ...
7 October 2014

Alejandra Ancheita has been selected by the International Human Rights Community as the 2014 Martin Ennals Award Laureate.

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Mexico: Doubts over missing students' fate as mass grave ...
6 October 2014

Federal authorities must launch a full and thorough investigations into the disappearances for 43 missing students in Iguala, Mexico as doubts persist ...

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Amnesty International | Mexico: Doubts over missing students' ...
6 October 2014

Federal authorities must launch a full and thorough investigations into the disappearances for 43 missing students in Iguala, Mexico as doubts persist ...

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Mexico: Students killed and others missing in Guerrero
1 October 2014

On 26 September, students were intercepted by Mexican police patrols firing shots and then later attacked by unknown individuals in Iguala, Guerrero ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/038/2014

Mexico: Second indigenous activist detained: Fernando ...
25 September 2014

Another indigenous activist, Fernando Jiménez Gutiérrez, has been detained and is at risk of unfair trial. The charges against Mario Luna have been ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/036/2014

Mexico: Indigenous activist detained, risks unfair trial: Mario ...
15 September 2014

Indigenous activist Mario Luna Romero is at risk of unfair trial after being arrested in Sonora State, northwest Mexico. There are concerns that the case ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/034/2014

Mexico: Out of control: Torture and other ill-treatment in ...
4 September 2014

Anyone arrested in Mexico is potentially at risk of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. Torture and other ill-treatment ...

Report       AMR 41/020/2014

Torture in Mexico in fourteen facts | Amnesty International
4 September 2014

For years Amnesty International has been investigating and recording evidence of torture in Mexico. Here're some of the most shocking facts.

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