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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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Pakistan: Attack on Ismaili Shi'a Muslims in Karachi is product of "climate of impunity"

13 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Further information: Four men on death row go on hunger strike

20 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Further information: Death row Kurds on hunger strike

12 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Death sentences upheld, executions imminent: Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Hamed Ahmadi and Kamal Molayee

19 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Indigenous peoples in Argentina: "We are strangers in our own country"

9 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hungary: Murder convictions are 'wake-up call' over hate crimes against Roma

6 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: Authorities must do more to protect Hazara community from deadly attacks

18 February 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt's new constitution limits fundamental freedoms and ignores the rights of women

30 November 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Minority communities must be protected and arsonists face justice

3 October 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Naderkhani acquittal shows urgent need to allow religious freedom

11 September 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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