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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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Mexico: Release of environmental activist, a triumph for justice

20 August 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Women's rights activists treated as 'enemies of the state' in renewed crackdown

10 August 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Assault on human rights lawyers and activists escalates with convictions after sham trials

4 August 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: Amnesty International's Submission to the UN Human Rights Committee (List of Issues) on Pakistan

2 August 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Sessional Reports

Mauritania: Drop all charges and release anti-slavery activists

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

Thailand: Drop charges against Amnesty International Thailand Chair and others

26 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thailand: Amnesty International Thailand's Chair and other activists face jail for exposing torture

26 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Viet Nam: Series of attacks on political activists, human rights defenders and their relatives must be investigated

22 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Kyrgyzstan: Supreme Court leaves 65-year-old Prisoner of Conscience languishing in jail

12 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ending Torture of Prisoners of Conscience in Vietnam

12 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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