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PBI-Guatemala visits criminalized Maya Q’eqchi’ defenders Jorge Coc and Marcelino Xol in prison in Cobán, Alta Verapaz

On November 28, PBI-Guatemala posted: “#PBI accompanies. Today we visited Jorge Coc and Marcelino Xol, criminalized defenders of the land and prisoners at the Coban Preventive Detention Center.” In their December 2021 monthly update, PBI-Guatemala explained: “Jorge Coc Coc and Read more…

PBI-Mexico signs joint declaration re: probable attempted murder of Juan Carlos Flores Solís, lawyer for the People’s Front in Defence of Land and Water

Image from the Peoples’ Front. On November 28, PBI-Mexico tweeted: “#Communiqué international organizations: The signatories express concern about the harassment, surveillance and probable attempted murder of @fpdtampt [the Peoples’ Front in Defence of Land and Water Morelos, Puebla, Tlaxcala] lawyer Read more…