Argentina: Release Milagro Sala (UA 13/16)

Urgent Action
January 19, 2016


Community leader Milagro Sala has been detained since 16 January for peacefully protesting in Belgrano Plaza in San Salvador de Jujuy, a city in northwest Argentina. 
1) Please write immediately in English or your own language:
  • Calling on the authorities to ensure the physical safety of Milagro Sala and order her immediate release;
  • Urging them to end unjust persecution of Milagro Sala and other social organizations;
  • Calling on the provincial authorities to grant an interview with social organizations to facilitate open dialogue; 
  • Urging them to avoid using criminal law to intimidate, threaten and silence the claims of social organizations.
2) For the full Urgent Action, including appeal addresses and further information, please click on the Word or PDF version below.
3) Please let us know if you took action so that we can track our impact! 
  • EITHER send a short email to uan@aiusa.org with “UA 13/16” in the subject line, and include in the body of the email the number of letters and/or emails you sent, 
  • OR fill out this short online form to let us know how you took action.
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