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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Wire, July/August 2014. Vol. 44, issue 004
1 July 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) Stop Torture: Morocco/Western Sahara: The air we need to breathe 4) Stop Torture: Room ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2014

Mexico: Further information: Migrants' rights defenders ...
26 June 2014

A coordinator of the migrants' shelter All for Them (Todos por Ellos) and others at the shelter in Tapachula, Chiapas State, southwest Mexico were threatened ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/024/2014

Mexico: Community leader arrested and beaten: Marco ...
23 June 2014

A leader of a community-based organization which opposes the construction of the La Parota dam near Acapulco, Guerrero state, was arrested on 17 ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/023/2014

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 ...

Story      

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