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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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'My freedom defends yours': Propaganda and truth about homophobia in Russia

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

Russian Federation: LGBTI NGO forced to register as "foreign agent"

25 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

A Right, Not a Crime: Violations of the Right to Freedom of Assembly in Russia

3 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Homophobia still tolerated by governments around the world

16 May 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: A year on, Putin's 'foreign agents law' choking freedom

20 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia must track down masked assailants after insidious homophobic attack

4 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

G20 leaders must reject Russia's homophobic law

4 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: New laws an affront to basic human rights

1 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: Second LGBT organisation falls foul of Foreign Agents Law and rising homophobia

27 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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