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Amnesty International

Amnesty International is a worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. Its mission is to undertake research and action focussed on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights. Amnesty International has more than a million members and supporters in over 140 countries and territories. It is impartial and independent of any government, political persuasion or religious creed. It is financed largely by subscriptions and donations from its worldwide membership.  Website: www.amnesty.org
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Egypt: Prominent women's rights activist arrested in worrying escalation

7 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia increases ruthless sentence in unfair trial of human rights defender to 11 years

1 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt's Draft NGO Law Dismantles Civil Society

25 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Malaysia: End crackdown on Bersih activists

18 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Agents of the People: Four Years of "Foreign Agents" Law in Russia: Consequences for the Society

18 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Signing new NGO bill would be a "death warrant" for Egyptian rights groups

18 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Facebook, Microsoft, LinkedIn and others must resist China's Orwellian vision of the internet

16 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Moscow authorities stonewall attempts to resolve office closure

3 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Amnesty International's Moscow Office sealed

2 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Lift abusive and arbitrary travel bans

2 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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