Will Truth Commissions heal wounds?
2018-09-10
AMLO anticipated the creation of Truth Commissions to guarantee the right to memory and truth for all the victims and their families, to deliver justice, and to end impunity
Mothers protest in Reforma, demanding justice - File photo/EL UNIVERSAL
2018-05-10
This mother collective is part of the 7th March for National Dignity and is accompanied by members of NGO's and Amnesty International
UN sustains validity of its report on the Ayotzinapa case
2018-05-09
As a response to the document submitted by the Mexican government last May 7, the UN Human Rights Office states it “stands by” the findings of their original report
Missing film students dissolved in acid after case of mistaken identity
2018-04-25
The students were last seen in Tonalá after their car broke down and they were later kidnapped by at least six people, who tortured and killed them
Vulnerable youth
2018-04-25
A country unable to guarantee the future of its youth compromises its own viability
Boko Haram civilian abductions in Nigeria: The nightmare continues
2018-04-13
Far from the current flashpoints in international news since the 276 Chibok girls were kidnapped by Boko Haram four years ago, the nightmare of civilian abductions in Nigeria continues unabated
European Parliament backs UN report on Ayotzinapa
2018-03-21
The Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament called for an “impartial investigation” into the human rights violations committed in the Ayotzinapa case
Currently, investigations are being carried out in Tepaltepec, Buenavista, and Apatzingán, municipalities located in Tierra Caliente, a region bordering Jalisco - Photo: Raúl Tinoco/EL UNIVERSAL
2018-02-27
Naples natives Raffaele Russo, Antonio Russo, and Vincenzo Cimmino reportedly went missing on January 31 after being detained by police in Tecalitlán, Jalisco
Boko Haram abducts Nigerian schoolgirls
2018-02-27
The kidnappings could undermine efforts to keep girls in schools and threaten progress on women’s education in the region
2018-02-19
In 2017, the state became the second state with the most open missing people cases; since 2011, 343 mass graves have been found