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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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Crimea: Ban on ethnic Crimean Tatar assembly aimed at snuffing out dissent

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

Russia: Three opposition protesters locked up after Bolotnaya anniversary pickets

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

'You feel that just anybody can be detained' – Russia's shrinking space for peaceful protest

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

Russia sends a warning as Bolotnaya prisoners' appeal rejected

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

Russia: Further information: Bolotnaya appeal approaching

17 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

Russian Federation: Street protest may become a crime in Russia

3 April 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russan Federation: Peace activists receive death threats

19 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

The Russian authorities accelerate their assault on freedom of assembly

5 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Freedom of expression falls victim to the dramatic events in Ukraine's Crimea

3 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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