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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Dominican Republic: Human Rights Council adopts Universal ...
24 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 27/011/2014. 24 June 2014. Measures to restore nationality only a first step. ...

Public Statement       AMR 27/011/2014

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

USA: Kicking and screaming: CIA declassification review of ...
23 June 2014

On 3 April 2014, the SSCI voted to submit for declassification the 480-page summary of its updated 6600 page report. The CIA is conducting the ...

Document       AMR 51/038/2014

USA: Sentencing disparity at issue in death case: Johnny ...
23 June 2014

Shane Kormondy, a Florida inmate who has exhausted his normal court appeals, is seeking commutation of his death sentence to life imprisonment, ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/039/2014

USA: Time for truth and justice: Reflections and ...
23 June 2014

In late 2012, the US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) completed a review it had begun in 2009 into the secret detention and interrogation ...

Report       AMR 51/035/2014

Cuba: Journalist threatened and attacked: Roberto de Jesús ...
20 June 2014

Roberto de Jesús Guerra Pérez, director of the independent news agency Hablemos Press has been receiving threatening telephone calls and was ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/001/2014

Colombia: Further information: Trade unionist attacked, life at ...
19 June 2014

Trade union leader José Onofre Esquivel Luna was in a car in Medellín, northwest Colombia on 16 June, when two men started shooting at him. His ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/025/2014

Colombia: new law aims to address impunity for conflict ...
19 June 2014

Amnesty International. Public Statement. AMR 23/024/2014. 19 June 2014. Colombia: new law aims to address impunity ...

Public Statement       AMR 23/024/2014

USA: Man seized in Libya faces death penalty in USA
18 June 2014

A Libyan man seized by US forces in Libya on 15 June is being held incommunicado in US custody at an undisclosed location, possibly a ship. ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/037/2014

Honduras: Surveillance and attacks on human rights NGO
18 June 2014

Members of COFADEH, a prominent Honduran human rights organization based in Tegucigalpa, the capital, have reported being the subject of ...

Urgent Action       AMR 37/007/2014