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On the Pretrial Detention of Gevorg Safaryan

Gevorg Kostanyan
 
 Prosecutor General
 
  
 
 Dear Mr. Kostanyan:
 
 Please accept my regards on behalf of Human Rights Watch. We are writing to you to voice our concern about the pretrial detention of Gevorg Safaryan, a…
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April 27, 2015
 
 Gevorg Kostanyan
 
 Prosecutor General
 
 5 Vazgen Sargsyan Street
 
 Yerevan 0010
 
 Armenia
 
  
 
 Dear Mr. Kostanyan,
 
 Please accept my regards on behalf of Human…
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Washington, D.C., June 26, 2014   Hector Timerman, Foreign Affairs Minister of Argentina Luiz Alberto Figueiredo Machado, Foreign Affairs Minister of Brazil Heraldo Muñoz, Foreign Affairs Minister of Chile María Ángela Holguín, Foreign Affairs Minister of…
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Honorable Camilo Escalona Medina, Presidente del Senado Honorable Nicolás Monckeberg Díaz, Presidente de la Cámara de Diputados ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Honorable Hernán Larraín Fernández, Presidente de la Comisión de Constitución, Legislación, Justicia y…
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Human Rights Watch is writing to express its concern about the recent death of 31-year old Levon Gulyan, who died while in the custody of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Yerevan on May 12. Ministry of Internal Affairs officials had been questioning Mr…
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President Ricardo Lagos Escobar President of the Republic of Chile Palacio de la Moneda Santiago Chile Dear Mr. President, I write in regard to the measures your government is currently considering to expedite judicial investigations into the grave…
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I would like to thank you for the written response by your government to our January 15 letter regarding human rights violations in Armenia, and to convey our appreciation for the time and effort you have devoted to this dialogue with Human Rights Watch.…
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Letter Urging Extradition of General Pinochet

The Honourable Jack Straw   Secretary of State for the Home Department   50 Queen Anne's Gate   London SW1H 9AT   United Kingdom     Dear Home Secretary:     We write concerning the requested extradition of Gen. Augusto Pinochet.     Human Rights Watch…
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HRW Responds to Reports of Police Abuse

I write to express our concern regarding reports that Anahid Tumaniyan, a forty-five-year-old resident of Yerevan, her two children—sixteen-year-old Aram and twenty-two-year-old Varduhi Tumaniyan—and her twenty-year-old sister-in-law, Christina Torosiyan…