Mexico will work to create Law on enforced disappearance for June

The Undersecretary for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights of Mexico, Juan Manuel Gómez Robledo, announced at the UN he expects that by June the country has a general law of enforced disappearance. “The General Law on Enforced Disappearance is an immediate challenge. The...

Mexico: Amnesty International denounces failed investigation in the case of the 43 missing

Amnesty International (AI) reported on Thursday that Mexican prosecutors failed in their investigation into the disappearance of the 43 students in September 2014 and called for a thorough examination of the complaints about the possible complicity of Mexican security forces....

Nigeria: Destruction caused by Boko Haram is shown on satellite images

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch (HRW) published various satellite images to show the massive destruction of the two main towns attacked, Baga and Doron Baga, northern state of Borno (northeast Nigeria), by the Islamist group Boko Haram. According to Amnesty...

AI and other NGOs call to clarify disappearance of students in Mexico

Last Monday, Amnesty International (AI) and other non-governmental organizations defending human rights, demanded an immediate explanation for the disappearance of 43 students and the identity of 28 bodies found in pits in Mexican state of Guerrero, southern Mexico....