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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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A Summary of Amnesty International's Concerns in the Russian Federation

19 October 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Russia: Peaceful activist sentenced under repressive new law must be released

7 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Release environmentalist banished to a prison colony

14 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: Imprisoned activist must be released immediately: Ruslan Kutaev

13 November 2014 | 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: Conviction against activist released from psychiatric unit must be overturned

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

Further information: Russian Federation: Activist sentenced on fabricated charges: Ruslan Kutaev

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

Russian Federation: Evidence against activist likely fabricated: Ruslan Kutaev

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

Russia: Hundreds more protesters arbitrarily arrested outside Bolotnaya trial sentencing

24 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: Activist sent to prison for three years for environmental activism

14 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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