SIPAZ Report Vol. IV N° 3 – August 1999

31/08/1999

SUMMARY: Recommended Actions

The EZLN (Zapatista Army of National Liberation) continued its political initiatives in recent months in an effort to maintain the issue of indigenous rights on the […]
31/08/1999

UPDATE: Chiapas, A New Wave of Harassment

During his fourth trip to Chiapas this year, President Zedillo stated, “The government would never act with violence or repression against those who dissent. The government […]
31/08/1999

ANALYSIS: Words of Peace, Policies of Force

During the last few months, the atmosphere in Chiapas has once again grown tense. The recurrence of violence by security forces has taken place within a […]
31/08/1999

IN FOCUS: The Return of the Heart – Justice and Community Reconciliation in the Indigenous

“[The State] will promote the recognition within Mexican statute law of the authorities, regulations and procedures related to internal conflict resolution of the indigenous peoples and […]