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Paramilitaries have threatened to kill six members of the Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission, a NGO operating in Colombia.
The Secretary General of the (UJT) Eric Topona was arrested on May 6th and sent to Am Sinene prison where detention conditions can be life-threatening.
A supporter of the main opposition candidate in the recent Venezuelan presidential elections, was detained for involvement in protests.
Honduran journalist Héctor Longino Becerra, a human rights defender, has been phoned by a
man who threatened to murder him and his family.