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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Venezuela: Medical concern for Iván Simonovis
5 December 2013

Amnesty International is concerned for the health of Iván Simonovis, an ex senior police officer imprisoned for his involvement in the deaths of protesters ...

Document       AMR 53/018/2013

Venezuela: Opposition candidate shot and killed: José ...
4 December 2013

An opposition party candidate in the forthcoming municipal elections in Venezuela has been shot and killed. Concerns about violence in the context ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/017/2013

Venezuela: How many more must die before the situation of ...
20 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 53/016/2013 20 September 2013. How many more ...

Public Statement       AMR 53/016/2013

Venezuela: Further information: Police threaten to kill more of ...
19 September 2013

Venezuelan police have threatened to kill another member of the Barrios family, who are receiving protection as 10 of them have been murdered since ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/015/2013

Venezuela: Activist tortured in police cell: Luis Rafael Escobar ...
13 September 2013

Luis Rafael Escobar Ugas, a Venezuelan human rights activist has been in detention since March for participating in a protest. He has been tortured ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/014/2013

Disappointing decision: Venezuela abandons the jurisdiction ...
12 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AI Index: AMR 53/013/2013 12 September 2013 . Disappointing ...

Public Statement       AMR 53/013/2013

Venezuela's withdrawal from regional human rights instrument ...
6 September 2013

Venezuela must immediately reverse its decision to withdraw from the American Convention on Human Rights and make a commitment to truly protect ...

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Amnesty International | Venezuela's withdrawal from regional ...
6 September 2013

Venezuela must immediately reverse its decision to withdraw from the American Convention on Human Rights and make a commitment to truly protect ...

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Venezuela: Activist in danger from son's killers: Víctor Martínez
14 August 2013

Venezuelan human rights defender Víctor Martínez is in danger, as the two men on trial for the murder of his son are free: one has escaped and the other ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/012/2013

Venezuela: Prison bans visits: safety fears for inmates
21 June 2013

Relatives of prisoners held in Yare prison, near Caracas, have not been allowed to visit their loved ones for over a week. They are concerned for the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/010/2013