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Confronting a Nightmare - Disappearances in Mexico

    Mothers of the disappeared from Chihuahua state participate in the first National March for Dignity in Mexico City, 10 May 2012.
    Mothers of the disappeared from Chihuahua state participate in the first National March for Dignity in Mexico City, 10 May 2012.
    June 03, 2013

    The new report Confronting a Nightmare - Disappearances in Mexico launched on June 4th, 2013, in Mexico City. The report addresses:

    • Current situation of disappearances and enforced disappearances in the context of a rise in violent crime and human rights violations in the last few years
    • Who are committing the crimes
    • Who the victims are and the impact on families
    • Risk for Human Right Defenders and relatives
    • Impunity for virtually all cases
    • What the Mexican government is doing on this
    • What must be done

    For more information, please contact:

    Elizabeth Berton-Hunter
    Communications - Media Officer
    Amnesty International Canada
    416-363-9933 ext 332