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March 11, 2014
Between July 2013 and up to 25 February 2014 Amnesty International has recorded the deaths of 194 people, including 12 babies, six children and 41 elderly people. Two-thirds have died of starvation.
February 11, 2014
María Isabel Franco was 15 when she was brutally raped and murdered in 2001. Her mother continues to struggle for accountability but Guatemalan authorities have not brought those responsible to j...
January 30, 2014
Over 2,000 Indigenous and peasant women living in poverty who were allegedly subjected to forced sterilization have been denied justice after the Public Prosecutor’s office closed their cases.
December 26, 2013
Soldiers in Mexico soldiers tortured and raped Miriam López for 7 months as they tried to force her to confess to drug trafficking. Miriam lives in fear while her abusers enjoy impunity.