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Mexico: Indigenous community harassed for activism
12 December 2014

Indigenous leaders and other members of their community have been intimidated and harassed in reprisal for opposing the construction of a new ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/044/2014

Amnesty International | Mexico: Cosmetic changes won't ...
28 November 2014

President Peña Nieto's new measures to tackle Mexico's human rights crisis are little more that cosmetic changes that fall far short of tackling the shocking ...

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Mexico: Further information: Demand search and justice for 43 ...
25 November 2014

The Mexican authorities have yet to establish the whereabouts of 43 students who have been victims of enforced disappearance since 26 September ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/041/2014

Mexico: Demonstrators detained and ill-treated
25 November 2014

Eleven demonstrators arrested on serious criminal charges in Mexico City on 20 November are now at risk of an unfair judicial process. All detainees ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/042/2014

Mexico: Attorney General's announcement on disappeared ...
8 November 2014

The statement by Attorney General Jesus Murillo Karam today that the 43 students who disappeared in September could have been killed, burned and ...

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Amnesty International | Mexico: Attorney General´s ...
8 November 2014

The statement by Attorney General Jesus Murillo Karam today that the 43 students who disappeared in September could have been killed, burned and ...

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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: 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