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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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Iran: Shameful 16-year-sentence for Narges Mohammadi a devastating blow to human rights

28 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Colombia: Historic peace deal must ensure justice and an end to human rights abuses

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

Malaysia: Human rights defender Lena Hendry faces charges over screening of human rights documentary "No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka"

23 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thailand: Another human rights activist is unjustly targeted

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

Egypt: Asset freeze is a shameless ploy to silence human rights activism

17 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Morocco: Sidi Ifni protesters must be given fair appeal trial and released unless assault charges are proved

13 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

The questions Laos doesn't want to answer

6 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

"We are Defending the Land with our Blood" - Defenders of the Land, Territory and Environment in Honduras and Guatemala

1 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Honduras still a death trap for environmental activists six months after Berta Cáceres' slaying

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

DRC: Release of pro-democracy activists cause for celebration

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

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