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Human rights defenders working with forcibly displaced people in Barrancabermeja, Northern
Colombia, received three death threats from paramilitaries on 13 and 14 May.
The daughter of Ingrid Vergara, a prominent Colombian human rights defender, received a
text message telling her that her mother had been killed.
Two women activists, both members of a human rights organization in Oaxaca State, southern
Mexico, are being threatened and harassed.
Chinese prisoner of conscience Zhu Chengzhi returned home on 20 March but continues to be held under “residential surveillance”.