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Colombia: The authorities must protect the 6 March protest ...
28 February 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AI index: AMR 23/011/2012 28 February 2012 Colombia: The authorities must protect the ...

Public Statement       AMR 23/011/2012

Cuba: Further information: José Daniel Ferrer Garcia released
28 February 2012

José Daniel Ferrer García, who was detained on 21 February, was released without charge on 24 February.

Urgent Action       AMR 25/006/2012

Honduras: Two Honduran activists receive death threat
27 February 2012

Two human rights activists in the Lower Aguán region in Honduras received a death threat on 22 February.

Urgent Action       AMR 37/003/2012

Mexico: Further information: Mexican human rights defender ...
27 February 2012

Mexican human rights defender Lucila Bettina Cruz Velázquez was released on bail on 24 February. The charges against her remain and she is at risk ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/013/2012

USA: Alabama sets execution of 70-year-old man: Thomas ...
27 February 2012

Thomas Arthur, aged 70, is scheduled to be executed in the US state of Alabama on 29 March for a murder committed in 1982. He has been on death ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/017/2012

Brazil: Community threatened and at risk of eviction
24 February 2012

Forty families from the Rio dos Macacos community in Brazil are being repeatedly threatened by naval officers who are trying to force them off their ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/005/2012

Cuba: Ex prisoner of conscience believed detained: José ...
23 February 2012

Former prisoner of conscience José Daniel Ferrer García's whereabouts are unknown following his alleged arrest in central Havana, Cuba, on 21 February ...

Urgent Action       AMR 25/005/2012

Mexico: Mexican human rights defender arrested: Lucila ...
23 February 2012

Mexican human rights defender Lucila Bettina Cruz Velázquez was arrested on 22 February. The information available suggests that she is the target ...

Urgent Action       AMR 41/012/2012

USA: Amnesty International welcomes proposed closure of ...
23 February 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AMR 51/015/2012. 23 February 2012. USA: Amnesty International welcomes ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/015/2012

Guatemala: Submission to UN Human Rights Committee: For ...
21 February 2012

Amnesty International is submitting this briefing to the Human Rights Committee ahead of its examination of Guatemala's third periodic report on the ...

Report       AMR 34/001/2012