Fabián Rosales Niño

Fabián Rosales Niño, president of the Junta de Acción Communal of Vereda de la Sábana, was shot three times to the chest while on his way to his house on Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

Besides being an active community member, Fabián was a farmer on his own land and was leading a project to build the roof for a rural school in the community.

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Department/Province/State:Norte de Santander



Date of Killing:25/07/2018

Previous Threats:No

Type of Work:Farmer

Organisation:Junta de Acción Comunal Vereda de la Sábana, Cúcuta

Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:Civil and Political Rights, ESC Rights

Sector Detail:Land Rights, Peasant Communities

More information:Front Line Defenders

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