February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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October 25, 2012

The bodies of Ismael Solorio Urrutia & his wife Manuela Solís Contreras were found shot after receiving death threats. Their family is at risk, as are other activist leaders from their organiza...

October 4, 2012

On October 3, at least 40 migrants in Veracruz were kidnapped from a train, allegedly by a criminal gang. In Tabasco, migrants are at serious risk as a result of migrant control operations.

October 2, 2012

Israel Arzate Meléndez is under house arrest in Ciudad Juarez. He was accused of involvement in murder based on a confession made under torture. State authorities cannot guarantee his safety.

September 11, 2012

On 7 September, communal landowners and striking miners peacefully protesting outside a mine in Mexico are at risk of being violently evicted by the army and police.