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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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Mexico: Release of environmental activist, a triumph for justice

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

Human rights do not stand in the way of India's ambitions

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

Iraqis who fled IS rule face harrowing future

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

Russia declares two more non-profits as undesirable

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

Australia: Official documents reveal serious incidents of abuse in Queensland juvenile detention centres

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

South Sudan: One year since peace deal, justice still elusive for victims

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

Argentina: Ruling to release woman jailed after miscarriage, a step forward for human rights

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

Australia/PNG: Closure of Manus Island detention only first step to ending offshore nightmare for refugees

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

Yemen: Huthi authorities must release detained Bahá'ís, end crackdown on minorities

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

Australia: Don't smear Nauru refugees

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

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