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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: Shocking rise in reports of torture and ill-treatment as ...
4 September 2014

Torture and ill-treatment in Mexico is out of control with a 600 per cent rise in the number of reported cases in the past decade.

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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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Wire, September/October 2014. Vol. 44, issue 005
1 September 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: No more fear in Gambia 3) SOS Europe: Bulgaria: Stories of hope and longing 4) My Body My Rights: El Salvador: 'A witch ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2014

Mexico: Indigenous defender's life at risk: Silvia Pérez Yescas
26 August 2014

An Indigenous human rights defender from the community of Matías Romero in Oaxaca, south-western Mexico, is at risk of death if she returns to her ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/033/2014

Mexico: Activists harassed at public demonstration
18 August 2014

Three community activists in the central state of Mexico were threatened by members of Antorcha Campesina, a movement with close ties to the ruling ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/032/2014

Mexico: Further information: Relatives of the disappeared ...
31 July 2014

A group of relatives of the disappeared in Querétaro state, including Brenda Rangel Ortiz, have been intimidated for demanding a meeting with state ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/030/2014

Amnesty International | Mexico: Drop unfair charges against ...
23 July 2014

An undocumented migrant who was arrested and tortured by the Mexican police and army is currently facing an unfair trial solely because of his ethnicity ...

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