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Guerrero/National: “Fruitless” meeting between relatives of the disappeared from Ayotzinapa and EPN

Just before the one-year anniversary of the forcible disappearance of the 43 students from the Raúl Isidro Burgos Rural Teachers College in Ayotzinapa, Guerrero, relatives of the disappeared have not ceased their efforts to have the events be clarified. 548 more words

Human Rights


R&AW has been phenomenally successful in operational outcomes while ISI is busy helping the military establishment maintain its grip on Pakistan

Since its inception in 1968, R&AW has had a close liaison relationship with KHAD, the Afghan intelligence agency, due to the intelligence it has provided R&AW on Pakistan. 534 more words

“OpBay’s people-centered approach resulted to rise of paramilitaries”- HR Group

DAVAO CITY- Human rights group Karapatan-SMR decried today the proliferation of paramilitary groups backed and trained by state forces, as counterinsurgency program Oplan Bayanihan nears end. 332 more words

Press Release

Punta Icaco

The evening of August 24th, we rolled into the community of Punta Icaco, Buenaventura. The bus was quiet as thirteen sets of curious eyes peered out the bus windows, stealing glances of the community we had read, heard and thought so much about. 808 more words

A 'Civil War' Is Being Waged Against Indigenous Tribes in the Southern Philippines, Rights Groups Say

Human-rights groups are accusing the Philippine military of harassing and killing members of indigenous farming communities, who are caught in the crossfire of a long-running communist insurgency on the archipelago’s southernmost island, Mindanao. 662 more words

Oaxaca: New death-threats against Eva Lucero Rivero Ortiz from UCIDEBACC

@Network of Activist Women and Human-Rights Defenders of Oaxaca

On 26 August, Eva Lucero Rivero Ortiz, human-rights defender and spokesperson for the Civic Democratic Union of Neighborhoods and Communities (UCIDEBACC), an organization located in Pinotepa Nacional, received a death-threat: … 202 more words

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National: Several criticisms of the presentation of Peña Nieto's Third Report of Government

Enrique Peña Nieto during the presentation of the Third Report of Governance. Photo: @cnn méxico

Under the slogans “Mexico at peace,” “inclusive Mexico,” “Mexico with quality education,” “prosperous Mexico,” 496 more words

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