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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: Political activist vanishes, needs medical help: Fa'eq 'Ali Asa'd

17 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Young Syrian activists held amid widespread repression

15 August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UN urged to issue resolution on Syria bloodshed

9 August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syrian student tells of torture ordeal in mass stadium detention

24 May 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Threats force Syrian activists underground amid nationwide protests

6 May 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Protesters killed in Syria mosque attack amid wave of detentions

23 March 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Fears for missing Syrian protesters amid continued unrest

18 March 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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