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The Director of Casa Alianza Honduras was beaten and detained by military police on 8 May. He believes his mistreatment was in retaliation for speaking out against violence against children.
Paramilitaries sent death threats to a human rights lawyer, trade unionists and environmental activists in Santander Department, north-eastern Colombia.
At least 5 soldiers have been arrested in connection with the disappearance of Dedek Khairudin. However, his whereabouts are still unknown and a proper investigation has yet to be initiated.
Two men who are suspects in a robbery have reportedly been tortured while in police custody in the district of Christ Church.