Colombia: Environmental Leader Assassinated Amid Spate of Activist Murders

HeadlineOct 12, 2018
H10 activist killing vigil

In Colombia, human rights groups are denouncing the assassination of yet another human rights activist: Otto Valenzuela, one of the leaders of an environmental community organization in the Colombian Amazon. The activist was found shot to death on October 8. Human rights groups say over 100 Colombian activists have been murdered so far this year.

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