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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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Iran: Women's rights activists treated as 'enemies of the state' in renewed crackdown

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

Killing the music: Buskers ensnared by Russian protest laws

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

Oman: Journalists detained for reporting on corruption

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

India: End of Irom Sharmila's hunger strike an opportunity to repeal AFSPA

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

Australia: Reaction to The Guardian's damning 'Nauru files' on refugee abuse

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

Ethiopia: Dozens killed as police use excessive force against peaceful protesters

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

Pakistan: Attack on Quetta hospital abhorrent disregard for the sanctity of life

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

Uganda: Minister's remarks against LGBTI people amount to advocacy of hatred

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

Kenya: Taiwanese nationals must not be deported to China

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

'It's better to die from one bullet than being slowly killed every day' – refugees forsaken on Nauru

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

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