Paraguay

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Paraguay: Fear for safety / possible extrajudicial execution
21 July 1997

Epifanio Cantero, peasant leader / land rights campaigner; killed: Felipe Pablo Benitez: There is concern for the safety of Epifanio Cantero, a member ...

Urgent Action       AMR 45/002/1997

Paraguay: Another peasant farmer leader killed to silence ...
17 July 1997

News Service 128/97. AI INDEX: AMR 45/01/97. 18 July 1997. Paraguay: Another peasant farmer leader killed to silence campaigns for land. ...

Press Release       AMR 45/001/1997

Paraguay: Torture / fear for safety: Cesar Barrios
20 November 1995

In the fourth such case in Paraguay this year, a conscientious objector has been abducted and tortured. Cesar Barrios, a member of the Conscientious ...

Urgent Action       AMR 45/002/1995

Paraguay: Death threats: Alberto Alderete, lawyer
28 September 1995

Lawyer Alberto Alderete has received a number of telephoned death threats apparently as a result of his representation of peasant farmers killed and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 45/001/1995

The death penalty in wartime: arguments for abolition
1 January 1994

This paper considers whether there are any special arguments which would justify limiting the abolition of the death penalty to ordinary crimes. It presents ...

Report       ACT 50/001/1994

Amnesty International News, March 1993. Vol.23, No.12.
1 March 1993

1. Central Asia: Human rights activists abducted; 2. Sierra Leone: Summary executions follow unfair trials; 3. China: The judicial massacre continues ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/012/1993

Amnesty International News, March 1993. Vol.23, No.3.
1 March 1993

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Newsletter       NWS 21/012/1993

UA 357/92 - Paraguay: death threats and harassment: Ramon ...
16 November 1992

Agents of the Paraguayan police have reportedly harassed and threatened 16- year-old Ramon Melgarejo since he made an official complaint of torture ...

Urgent Action       AMR 45/004/1992

Death Penalty News September 1992
31 August 1992

1. Paraguay abolishes the death penalty for ordinary crimes. 2. Amnesty International cautions Philippines against reintroduction of the death penalty ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/004/1992

Weekly Update Service 23/92 (includes two additions)
10 June 1992

1. Cote d'Ivoire: Amnesty International adopts more than 70 prisoners of conscience. 2. Equatorial Guinea: Release of opposition party activists. 3. ...

Report       NWS 11/023/1992