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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 declares two more non-profits as undesirable

18 August 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian NGOs cynically treated like enemies of the state

13 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia begins blacklisting 'undesirable' organizations

28 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Move to outlaw "undesirable" foreign organizations suffocates human rights

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

Russia increases stranglehold on dissent as five more NGOs named 'foreign agents'

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

Russia: Moscow court consolidates witch hunt of NGOs

27 June 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

Russian court forces closure of prominent human rights NGO

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

Hundreds of thousands petition Putin to end of repression in Russia

31 January 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Harassment will continue despite Putin's amnesty

23 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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