Colombia (112)
Jul 18 2022 8:40pm
Protect the Protest: Amnesty warns against allowing those in power to make protest a crime
Black Lives Matter, MeToo and climate change have inspired millions to...
Feb 24 2022 2:19pm
Colombia: Security forces brutally attacked peaceful protesters in Cali - New Evidence
Protesters were attacked by police in the Siloé neighbourhood of Cali ...
Aug 2 2021 6:31pm
Colombia: Authorities used lethal force to 'instil fear' among protesters
Particularly brutal tactics used in city of Cali, which has large Afro...
May 20 2021 5:05pm
USA/Colombia: fresh evidence of US weapons being used against protesters
Two types of US-made grenade launchers used by Colombian security forc...
May 5 2021 2:32pm
Colombia: 'Deeply alarming' footage reveals brutal response to tax protesters
Footage shows riot police charging at protesters with vehicles and let...
Apr 22 2021 10:01pm
Colombia: Amnesty launches 'a letter from the world' to demand protection from Jani Silva
Today, on Earth Day, Amnesty International launched its “A Letter from...
Oct 8 2020 6:01am
Colombia: Human rights defenders suffering 'crisis' as land threats increase - new report
Defenders living in one of Colombia’s largest coca-producing areas sti...
May 19 2020 10:48am
Americas: Health workers at 'horrendous risk' of COVID-19 as governments fail to offer protection to those on frontline
Americas has more than 2 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 - around ...
Apr 17 2020 9:49am
Colombia: Indigenous Peoples will die from COVID-19 or hunger if state does not act immediately
Despite government promises, indigenous communities have received no s...
Mar 24 2020 12:31pm
Colombia: Fears over 'precarious' situation of prisoners in overcrowded jails
More than 120,000 prisoners held in jails with capacity of only 80,000...