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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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Nigeria: Babies and children dying in military detention

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

Nigeria: No justice for the 640 men and boys slain by military following Giwa barracks attack two years ago

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

Nigeria: More that 1,500 Killed in Armed Conflict in North-eastern Nigeria in Early 2014

31 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria: Authorities must investigate deaths of Boko Haram suspects in military custody

15 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: "Pragmatic policing" through extra-judicial executions and torture

16 May 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

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