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August 29, 2013
Enforced disappearances in the Americas are not only an inheritance of the dark past of the authoritarian governments of the 1970s and 80s, but also an appalling ongoing practice.
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July 31, 2013

Amnesty International, CommunityRED and Cont3nt will host a hackathon focused on developing secure digital tools to improve security for journalists, citizen reporters and activists in Mexico.

June 21, 2013
in 2011, 30-year-old mother of four Miriam Isaura López Vargas was tortured and raped by Mexican soldiers who wanted her to "confess" to trafficking drugs through a military checkpoint
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June 4, 2013

The killing of a man who took a stand against police kidnapping, torture and extortion in Mexico's northern border city of Ciudad Juárez must be subjected to an effective, impartial investigation....

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