Archivo por días: mayo 5, 2020

    • Communities of the Maya Tsotsil People are in forced displacement and are under threat. • Paramilitary groups from Santa Martha, Chenalhó have committed 47 armed aggressions since March 24th.   Armed aggressions against the communities from Aldama, done by civilians from Chenalhó operating as paramilitary groups, have not decreased despite the quarantine implemented to confront the COVID-19 pandemic. The lives of families from the Maya Tsotsil people, currently in forced displacement, are under double risk now as they lack the conditions to seek proper medical attention.   Since March 24th, the Human Rights Centre Fray Bartolomé de […]

Armed Violence in Times of COVID-19