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Antônio Isídio Pereira da Silva of Brazil has received a series of death threats. He is the target of loggers and land-grabbers use violence to intimidate him.
Two women activists, both members of a human rights organization in Oaxaca State, southern
Mexico, are being threatened and harassed.
Paramilitaries have threatened to kill six members of the Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission, a NGO operating in Colombia.
A supporter of the main opposition candidate in the recent Venezuelan presidential elections, was detained for involvement in protests.