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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

Egypt's Draft NGO Law Dismantles Civil Society

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

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

18 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

Egypt: Head of press syndicate detained in unprecedented crackdown on media freedom

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

Egypt steps up vicious onslaught against NGOs with arrest of minority rights defender

19 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Prisoner pardons should not fool anyone at the UN

28 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt's defence of human rights record 'cynical'

5 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Yara Sallam, 21 others, jailed for three years

28 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

From bad to worse: Looming deadline compounds Egyptian NGOs' woes

31 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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