Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Mexico: Drop overblown charges and free 11 held for protest over disappeared students

Headline Title:  Mexico: Drop overblown charges and free 11 demonstrators 27 November 2014 Mexico must drop overblown charges and urgently release 11 demonstrators who have been unfairly held in two remote high-security prisons after protesting at the disappearance of 43 students in Iguala, said Amnesty International ahead of a crucial hearing on the case on Saturday.The organization is also calling for an immediate investigation into allegations that the police officers beat and threatened the protesters while in detention.“The evidence against the 11 protesters is so thin that it…

Read complete article
© Amnesty International -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter