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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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UAE: Torture fears for prominent academic held in secret detention

20 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: Release sisters secretly detained for three months over tweets

15 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: Three women held in secret detention over tweets

27 February 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: Further information: Twitter activist Osama al-Najjar jailed

2 December 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: Human rights lawyers among 13 detained as crackdown intensifies

18 July 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: Bidun blogger forced to leave country, raising alarm after wave of arbitrary arrests

16 July 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: End 'travesty of justice' for five convicted over President insults

27 November 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: Trial observer finds flagrant flaws in 'UAE 5' case

2 November 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE targets activists as clampdown widens

28 April 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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