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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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Zambia: Detained newspaper owner and staff must be immediately and unconditionally released

28 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Zambia: Closure of independent newspaper a ploy to crackdown on freedom of the press

22 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Zambia urged to release two men charged with same-sex sexual conduct

8 May 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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