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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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Russia: New laws an affront to basic human rights

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

Russia must investigate claims Leonid Razvozzhayev was abducted and tortured

23 October 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: End 'smear campaign' against NGOs

13 July 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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