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Javier Barrera Santa, a leader of ASFADDES, an association campaigning for justice in cases of enforced disappearances, has been threatened in Medellín, Colombia.
Colombia’s armed conflict continues to affect members of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó, as guerillas and the armed forces continue to threaten its members.
In recent days several candidates standing in Colombia’s legislative elections in March have received death threats from paramilitaries.
Human rights defenders in the city of Barrancabermeja, in the Magdalena Medio region in north-eastern Colombia, have received death threats.