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Mexico: Activist at risk after denouncing police abuse
28 March 2014

A human rights activist and her family from San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora state, have faced repeated threats and intimidation by local police in reprisal ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/014/2014

Mexico: Fear for safety of abducted migrants
25 March 2014

Irregular migrants in Tamaulipas state, north east Mexico are at risk of abduction by criminal gangs. There are fears for their safety and concerns that ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/013/2014

Mexico: Further information: Water rights activists threatened ...
21 March 2014

Community activists in Coyotepec, Mexico state, received telephone threats which could be linked to their work defending the right to fair access to water ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/012/2014

Mexico must address dire human rights situation with concrete ...
20 March 2014

The human rights situation in Mexico is critical with ongoing patterns of enforced disappearances, torture and ill-treatment, arbitrary detention as well ...

Public Statement       AMR 41/011/2014

Mexico: Further information: Home of human rights defender ...
19 March 2014

The home of human rights defender Darío Ramírez was broken into in Mexico City, Mexico. He is the director of prominent human rights organization ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/009/2014

Amnesty International | UN: Mexico must address dire human ...
19 March 2014

Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation ...

Press Release      

UN: Mexico must address dire human rights situation with ...
19 March 2014

Mexico must put into action the promises it makes to the United Nations Human Rights Council tomorrow if it is to address the dire human rights situation ...

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Mexico: Human rights lawyers harassed in Mexico
14 March 2014

Two prominent human rights lawyers in Mexico have repeatedly suffered harassment and intimidation as a result of their work. A full investigation into ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/008/2014

Mexico: Indigenous land activists threatened
6 March 2014

An Indigenous family of land activists received a death threat on 27 February. The family are struggling to preserve their land against the construction ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/007/2014

Mexico: Torture unchecked: Amnesty International's written ...
21 February 2014

In this statement, Amnesty International sets out its principal concerns in relation to torture and other ill-treatment in Mexico and includes recommendations ...

Document       AMR 41/006/2014