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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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Myanmar: Students' release must pave way for an end to repression

8 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

New Expression Meets Old Repression: Ending the Cycle of Political Arrests and Imprisonment in Myanmar

24 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Myanmar: Political imprisonment in numbers

24 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: UN support is still required to improve the human rights situation

15 February 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Sessional Reports

Myanmar: Immediately release two people detained for mocking army on Facebook

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

Myanmar: Almost 100 prisoners of conscience behind bars ahead of elections following intensifying repression

8 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Prisoners of conscience released in amnesty but scores remain behind bars

30 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar's media stifled by climate of fear

16 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Guilty verdict for "insulting religion" must be overturned immediately

2 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Buddhist nationalists stoke hatred in Myanmar

17 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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