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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Mexico: further information: Jorge Arzave Orihuela gets new ...
17 June 2014

Human rights defender Jorge Arzave Orihuela has received a further threatening phone call at his home in Lomas de San Francisco Tepojaco, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/022/2014

Torture in 2014: Stories of modern horror | Amnesty ...
29 May 2014

A Mexican woman is raped on a police bus; a Nigerian man still suffers from migraines four years after police repeatedly banged his head against a concrete ...

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Further information: Mexico: Police abuses against community ...
15 May 2014

A group of municipal police have arrested beaten and threatened members of the Coyotepec community in Mexico state. There is a fear for their safety ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/019/2014

"Start here, start now, stop torture" [activists briefing]
13 May 2014

Torture is flourishing because rather than respecting the law by refusing to tolerate torture, governments are either actively using torture, or turning a ...

Document       ACT 40/003/2014

Wire, May/June. Vol. 44, issue 003
13 May 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) We can Stop Torture 4) Fighting torture since 1961 5) Stop Torture: Mexico: Standing up to Claudia's ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2014

Mexico: Torture in Mexico: In summary: Stop Torture country ...
13 May 2014

The use of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment by military and police forces remains widespread throughout ...

Document       AMR 41/015/2014

Mexico: Letter to the President of Mexico
9 May 2014

In this letter Amnesty International stresses that it is vital that effective long-lasting measures are taken by the Mexican authorities to address ongoing ...

Open Letter       AMR 41/018/2014

Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Mexico: Defenders hit and migrants detained
2 May 2014

Migrants' rights defenders were injured by police and migration authorities during an operation to detain irregular migrants in the Municipality of Zapata ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/017/2014

Mexico: Congress must seize an historic opportunity to curb ...
28 April 2014

The Mexican Congress must pass a reform of the Code of Military Justice that would see military personnel implicated in human rights violations against ...

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