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Chile: Human rights defender Juana Calfunao arbitrarily detained and then released

On 28 October 2015, human rights defender and indigenous leader, Ms Juana Calfunao Paillalef, was arbitrarily and violently arrested.

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Chile: Human rights defender Juana Calfunao arbitrarily detained and then released

On 28 October 2015, human rights defender and indigenous leader, Ms Juana Calfunao Paillalef, was arbitrarily and violently arrested.

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Armenia: Harassment and threats against LGBTI rights defenders

LGBTI rights defenders and participants in the first Armenian LGBTI forum have been exposed to ongoing harassment and personal threats since the publication of an article about the forum and its participants on 20 October 2015.

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Armenia: Harassment and threats against LGBTI rights defenders

LGBTI rights defenders and participants in the first Armenian LGBTI forum have been exposed to ongoing harassment and personal threats since the publication of an article about the forum and its participants on 20 October 2015.

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Armenia: Harassment and threats against LGBTI rights defenders

LGBTI rights defenders and participants in the first Armenian LGBTI forum have been exposed to ongoing harassment and personal threats since the publication of an article about the forum and its participants on 20 October 2015.

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Thailand: Harassment against human rights journalist

On 27 October 2015, the Department of the Royal Thai Army in Bang Sue questioned human rights journalist Ms Thaweeporn Kummetha about an article.

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The Latin American Women's Union and allied organizations emphatically denounce the use of physical violence against members of the frente de mujeres defendoras de la Pachamama

On 20 October, an organization of rural women defending mother earth and human rights were physically and verbally assaulted and arbitrarily detained by dozens of police and government security agents.

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The Latin American Women's Union and allied organizations emphatically denounce the use of physical violence against members of the frente de mujeres defendoras de la Pachamama

On 20 October, an organization of rural women defending mother earth and human rights were physically and verbally assaulted and arbitrarily detained by dozens of police and government security agents.

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The Latin American Women's Union and allied organizations emphatically denounce the use of physical violence against members of the frente de mujeres defendoras de la Pachamama

On 20 October, an organization of rural women defending mother earth and human rights were physically and verbally assaulted and arbitrarily detained by dozens of police and government security agents.

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Egypt: Security bans event on women's rights

On 20 October 2015, State security agents prevented the Women's Centre for Guidance and Legal Awareness (WCGLA) from holding a training on gender equality.

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