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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: 'There was no Door on Which I did not Knock' - Coptic Christians Caught in Attacks and State's Failures

26 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Egypt: President Morsi must send clear message against attacks on Shi'a Muslims

24 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt's new constitution limits fundamental freedoms and ignores the rights of women

30 November 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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