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Colombia continues to face serious human rights problems

Dear Vice-President Garzón, In anticipation of your upcoming visit to Washington, I am writing to bring to your attention pressing human rights issues facing Colombia. We look forward to discussing these issues and to building on the constructive dialog…

Letter to Attorney General John Ashcroft

U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft should refrain from deporting undocumented Colombians and grant them Temporary Protected Status (TPS), Human Rights Watch said in a letter released today.
(Washington, DC) - Under President Bush's November 13th Military Order on military commissions, any foreign national designated by the President as a suspected terrorist or as aiding terrorists could potentially be detained, tried, convicted and even…