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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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Syria: Activist facing unfair trial: Gebrail Moushe Kourie

26 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria: Woman on trial for allegedly aiding displaced: Yara Faris

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

Syria: Teenage detainee dies in military hospital

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

Syrian authorities determined to silence activists with bogus 'terrorism' charges

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

Syrian activists held on spurious 'terrorism' charges face prolonged detention

26 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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