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Human Rights in BOLIVARIAN REPUBLIC OF VENEZUELA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Venezuela: Trial of opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez raises ...
21 July 2014

Leopoldo López, leader of the Venezuelan opposition party Voluntad Popular, has been in detention since 18 February 2014. That day, he handed himself ...

Document       AMR 53/016/2014

Venezuela: Protests in Venezuela - human rights at risk ...
1 June 2014

PROTESTS IN VENEZUELA: HUMAN RIGHTS AT RISK,. PEOPLE IN DANGER. CASE: DANIEL QUINTERO. “First they ...

Document       AMR 53/015/2014

Further information: Venezuela: More protesters detained, at ...
15 May 2014

On 14 May security forces in Caracas detained at least 100 people involved in ongoing anti-government demonstrations. They are at risk of torture or ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/014/2014

Venezuela: Protests in Venezuela: Human rights at risk ...
12 May 2014

Juan Manuel Carrasco, aged 21, was detained along with two friends in the night of 13 February 2014 by the National Guard in Valencia, Carabobo ...

Document       AMR 53/012/2014

Venezuela: Protesters detained, at risk of ill-treatment
9 May 2014

Security forces in Caracas detained 243 people involved in ongoing anti-government demonstrations between 7 and 8 May. The whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/013/2014

Venezuela: Human rights at risk amid protests
1 April 2014

Since the beginning of February 2014, Venezuela has been shaken by mass protests for and against the government in various parts of the country. ...

Report       AMR 53/009/2014

Amnesty International | Venezuela: Political spiral of violence ...
1 April 2014

Venezuela risks one of the worst threats to the rule of law in decades if the different political forces do not commit to fully respecting human rights, ...

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Venezuela: Political spiral of violence a threat to the rule of ...
1 April 2014

Venezuela risks one of the worst threats to the rule of law in decades if the different political forces do not commit to fully respecting human rights, ...

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Venezuela: Further information: Opposition member detained ...
20 March 2014

A city mayor and member of the opposition party Voluntad Popular was detained on 19 March on suspicion of rebellion and conspiracy to commit a crime ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/010/2014

Venezuela: Arrest of local mayor signals potential “witch hunt” ...
20 March 2014

The arrest of a Venezuelan mayor for his alleged involvement in anti- government protests is a signal of the deteriorating human rights situation ...

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