May 6, 2014

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March 12, 2013

Human rights defender and trade unionist Carlos Hernández was shot dead on 8 March in Chiquimula department, eastern Guatemala.

February 26, 2013

Zimbabwean police have classified a human rights group the Zimbabwe Peace Project as a “threat to state security”. They are at risk for arrest for their legitimate human rights work.

February 26, 2013

According to Ignacio Ochoa Plácido, on the morning of 18 February two unidentified men with guns forced their way into his car while he was at a petrol station.

February 20, 2013

There are increased concerns for the well-being of prominent Syrian human rights lawyer Khalil Ma’touq after the state denied holding him.