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Chiapas: Day of Action for the Liberation of Alejandro Diaz Santiz and Political Prisoners

During the cultural event in Plaza de la Resistencia y la Paz in San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas. Photo: @Work Group “No estamos todxs” 674 more words

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Nestora Salgado Launches Campaign to Demand Release of Political Prisoners

Call to the campaign. Photo: @Regeneración

On March 18 last, Nestora Salgado, commander of the Olinala Community Police, Guerrero, member of the Regional Coordinator of Communitty Authorities (CRAC in its Spanish acronym), was released after two years and eight months in prison. 583 more words

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National: Government rejects visit of UN Rapporteur for Torture

Photo @ Desinformémonos

Having noted that torture is “a generalized practice in Mexico”, the Special Rapporteur for Torture of the United Nations Organization (UNO), Juan E. 436 more words

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Guerrero: Nestora Salgado Free

Nestora Salgado Garcia leaving prison. Photo: @Eduardo Miranda

After two years and seven months in detention, Nestora Salgado Garcia, who was a commander of the Community Police (la Policía Comunitaria – PC) in Olinala, Guerrero, has been released. 408 more words

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Chiapas: Calls for release of Alejandro Diaz Santiz

Press conference for the release of Alejandro Diaz Santiz, December 2015.
Photo @Red contra la Represión y por la Solidaridad

More than 70 organizations, collectives, networks, and individuals signed a statement demanding the release of Alejandro Diaz Santiz, who… 431 more words

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Chiapas: Roberto Paciencia reports neglect of visual health

CERSS NO.5, San Cristobal de Las Casas. Photo @ CGT Chiapas

On February 15, the unjustly imprisoned Roberto Paciencia Cruz publicly denounced loss of vision he is experiencing… 316 more words

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Chiapas: Supporters of The Voice of Amate make agreement for freedom of prisoners and damages

Members of Supporters of The Voice of Amate in front of San Cristóbal de Las Casas Cathedral.

Photo: @Chiapas Denuncia Pública

On February 4 last, members of the ex-prisoners organization Supporters of The Voice of Amate, adherents of the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) released a message at a press conference of their demand for damages for having been unjustly deprived of their liberty. 334 more words

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