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Peru: Exiled indigenous leader released: Segundo Alberto ...
28 May 2010

Exiled Indigenous leader, Segundo Alberto Pizango Chota, was released from detention on 27 May. He had been detained on 26 May at Lima airport ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/009/2010

Peru: Exiled indigenous leader detained at airport: Further ...
27 May 2010

On 26 May 2010, Segundo Alberto Pizango Chota was detained at Lima airport, Peru, returning from exile in Nicaragua. He may be brought before a ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/008/2010

Peru: Indigenous leader could face unfair trial: Segundo ...
26 May 2010

Segundo Alberto Pizango Chota, president of an Indigenous People's organization in Peru, is reported to be returning to the country on 26 May after ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/007/2010

Be A World Champion: 11 defenders, 11 Actions, 1 goal. ...
1 May 2010

As football teams prepare for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, another team is also rising to the challenge, determined to succeed. Stand Up United ...

Document       ACT 30/002/2010

Peru: Claudia Lema: human rights defender case sheet
1 May 2010

Claudia Lema, Peru. Claudia Lema works to reduce the number of women who die needlessly in childbirth in Indigenous communities in Peru. ...

Document       AMR 46/005/2010

Peru: More deaths as a result of police response to ...
7 April 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 46/004/2010. 7 April 2010. Peru: More deaths as a result ...

Public Statement       AMR 46/004/2010

Peru: Chinese national facing extraditon: Huang Haiyong ...
4 March 2010

A Chinese man, Huang Haiyong (also written as Wong Ho Wing) is facing extradition from Peru to face charges in China that can carry the death penalty ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/003/2010

Beijing+15: Realizing women's rights
25 February 2010

In September 1995, 189 UN member states adopted the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BDPfA). This was a statement of political commitment ...

Document       ACT 77/005/2010

Peru: Trade unionists unfairly imprisoned
15 January 2010

Trade unionists Pedro Condori Laurente and Claudio Boza Huanhayo have been in prison since 9 and 23 September 2009 respectively, on an unfounded ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/002/2010

Peru: Police shoot two dead, more at risk
23 December 2009

Two men were shot dead by police on 2 December 2009, in their village in north-western Peru, during a search for another man. Other people in the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/019/2009