Issues: Forced disappearances

See also: Justice
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Citizens of the World Argentina

During the summer of 2008, five groups of Belgian teenagers were c...

Regions: Argentina

Issues: Forced disappearances

Witnessed: 2235 times


Witnessed: 2863 times


Sri Lanka: Families of the Disappeared seek peace of mind

Families of the Disappeared seek peace of mind


Regions: Sri Lanka

Issues: Detention, Forced disappearances, Prisons

Witnessed: 2522 times


Colombia: Stories That Kill

(July 2nd. 2009)Plagued by violence, drug trafficking, and corruption, Colombia is one of the world’s most dangerous places to be a journalist....

Regions: Colombia

Issues: Armed conflict, Crimes against humanity, Forced disappearances

Witnessed: 2808 times


The Judge and the General by Elizabeth Farnsworth and Patricio Lanfranco

When in 1998 Chilean judge Juan Guzman was assigned the first criminal cases against the country's ex-dictator, General Augusto Pinochet, no one expected much....

Regions: Chile

Issues: Forced disappearances, Independence of the judiciary, Mass killings

Witnessed: 2646 times


Natalia Estemirova (2007 Human Rights Watch Defender Award Video)

Natalia Estemirova, a top human rights activist in the troubled Russian republic of Chechnya and a close colleague of Human Rights Watch, was abducted near her home in Grozny on the morning of July 15...

Regions: Russia

Issues: Forced disappearances, Impunity, Violence

Witnessed: 2860 times