September 18, 2017

Urgent Action: Forced Disappearance In Mapuche Community (Argentina: UA 191.17)


National Security Forces violently repressed the Mapuche community Pu Lof en Resistencia, in Chubut, Argentina, and a 28-year-old man was forcibly disappeared.

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National Security Forces violently repressed the Mapuche community Pu Lof en Resistencia, in Chubut, Argentina, and a 28-year-old man was forcibly disappeared.

1) TAKE ACTION
Write a letter, send an email, call, fax or tweet:

  • Urgently adopt all the necessary measures to find Santiago Maldonado;
  • Carry out a full and impartial investigation into the events perpetrated on 1 August in the community of Pu Lof en Resistencia, to make the results public, and to bring those responsible for human rights violations to justice;
  • Implement any measures necessary in order to guarantee the physical integrity of the Mapuche community Pu Lof en Resistencia, with their full participation;
  • Reach a definitive solution to the territorial claim of the Lof Cushamen community of the Mapuche people.

Contact these two officials by 30 October, 2017:

Ministry of Security of Argentina
Patricia Bullrich
Gelly y Obes
2289C1425EMA. Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Fax: +54 (11) 4809-1656
Correo-e: [email protected]
Salutation: Dear Minister / Sra. Ministra

Sergio O. Pérez Gunella
Chargé d’Affaires, Embassy of Argentina
1600 New Hampshire Ave, NW, Washington DC 20009
Phone: (202) 238-6400 -OR- (202) 238-6401
Fax: (202) 332-3171 I Email: [email protected]
Contact form (at the bottom of the page): https://goo.gl/tH3eom
Salutation: Dear Mr. Gunella

2) LET US KNOW YOU TOOK ACTION
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