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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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Jamaica: Illegal police tactics fuel scores of murders and sow culture of fear

23 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

North Korea prison camps very much in working order

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

Israel/OPT: Drop baseless charges against Palestinian human rights defender

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

Compassion of the many: Indifference of the few

21 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico: Release of women tortured to confess brings glimmer of hope to many others

21 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Afghanistan: Attack on Shia mosque is a horrific crime

21 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Morocco: Convictions Based on Tainted 'Confessions'

21 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mauritania : 10 anti-slavery activists released

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

Iran: Suicide fears for ailing British-Iranian prisoner of conscience

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

DRC: Deadly protest violence must be averted

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

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