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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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USA: Guantánamo: A decade of damage to human rights and 10 anti-human rights messages Guantánamo still sends

16 December 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sacrificing Rights in the Name of Development: Indigenous Peoples Under Threat in the Americas

August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

USA: 'We learn, sometimes, from our mistakes' - Supreme Court outlaws life imprisonment without possibility of release for children who commit non-homicide crimes

18 May 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Legal Articles/Analyses/Commentaries

USA: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review Ninth session of the UPR Working Group of the Human Rights Council : November-December 2010

19 April 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

'I am not ashamed!': HIV/AIDS and human rights in the Dominican Republic and Guyana

31 May 2006 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

People's Republic of China: Uighurs fleeing persecution as China wages its "war on terror"

7 July 2004 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Cuba: "Essential measures"? Human rights crackdown in the name of security

3 June 2003 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

United States of America: Human rights v. public relations

24 August 2002 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Pakistan: Transfers to US custody without human rights guarantees

20 June 2002 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Colombia: Human rights and USA military aid to Colombia III

1 February 2002 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

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