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Human rights defenders in the city of Barrancabermeja, in the Magdalena Medio region in north-eastern Colombia, have received death threats.
Embera Chamí Indigenous leader Flaminio Onogama Gutiérrez is at risk following the killing of
his two nephews, who were also Indigenous leaders, in south-western Colombia.
Colombian security forces are using excessive force against protesting Indigenous Peoples, while paramilitaries threaten Indigenous leaders and organizations.
Colombian soldiers and paramilitaries have threatened members of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó and other civilians in the area, including a peasant farmer subjected to enforced disapp...