Thompsons Solicitors letter to Colombian government over threats to human rights lawyer

Britain’s largest trade union-focused law firm, Thompsons Solicitors has written to the Colombian government to express concern over the recent threats made against Colombian human rights lawyer Diego Martínez.

The threats against Mr Martínez were the latest in a string of aggressive targeting of legal representatives of FARC members working in areas of the peace process and human rights. In the letter, Thompsons urges protection for Mr Martínez and other lawyers and asks that Colombian authorities conduct a full investigation into the incident.

You can download the full letter below.