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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 ...

Press Release      

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

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

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

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