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December 5, 2012

Between December 5th and 16th, Amnesty International will host its 10th global letter writing marathon, inviting human rights supporters to write, Tweet and blog in support of victims of human righ...

Press Release
September 25, 2012

Antonio Trejo Cabrera died on Saturday evening after gunmen shot him five times outside a wedding ceremony in a southern suburb of the capital, Tegucigalpa, in what media accounts have described as...

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September 25, 2012
The brazen murder of a Honduran human rights lawyer underscores just why the country’s authorities must step up their efforts to protect human rights defenders.
News
March 30, 2012
The prisoners died during unrest in San Pedro Sula prison after fighting broke out and a fire started inside the overcrowded jail.

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