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Human Rights in BOLIVARIAN REPUBLIC OF VENEZUELA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Amnesty International | Venezuela: Death toll will keep rising ...
13 March 2014

The death toll of at least 25 after a month of massive public demonstrations for and against the government in Venezuela will keep rising unless all sides ...

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Venezuela: Further information: Death toll rises during ...
11 March 2014

Two more fatalities have occurred in Venezuela as violent clashes during protests continue. The death toll has risen to 23 and the number of injured ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/008/2014

Venezuela: More killings during Venezuelan protests
7 March 2014

Violent clashes during protests that started in early February give no signs of abating and have led to the death of two more people on 6 March. So far ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/007/2014

Amnesty International | Venezuela: Trial of opposition leader ...
19 February 2014

The charges brought against Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López smack of a politically motivated attempt to silence dissent in the country ...

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Venezuela: Trial of opposition leader an affront to justice and ...
19 February 2014

The charges brought against Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López smack of a politically motivated attempt to silence dissent in the country ...

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Venezuela: Opposition party headquarters raided
18 February 2014

The headquarters of opposition party Voluntad Popular (Popular Will) were raided three times by security forces on 17 February. The raids appear to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/004/2014

Amnesty International | Venezuela must investigate ...
13 February 2014

Authorities in Venezuela must urgently investigate the deaths of three people during protests yesterday.

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Venezuela: Three protesters killed, others injured
13 February 2014

Three people have been killed, several injured and dozens more detained in clashes between protesters, security forces and armed civilians during ...

Urgent Action       AMR 53/002/2014

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