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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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Fiji: Independent investigation into all past abuses must follow torture trial

21 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Botswana: Suspension of judges potentially threatens freedom of expression and judicial independence

7 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Venezuela: Sentence against opposition leader shows utter lack of judicial independence

10 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Retrial of Al Jazeera journalists must pave way to their unconditional freedom

1 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Swaziland: Free editor and human rights lawyer jailed after summary proceedings

18 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: Sentence overturned, but still in prison: Abdulkareem Yousef al-Khoder

7 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sri Lanka: Sri Lankan human rights lawyer threatened: Lakshan Dias

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

Morocco/Western Sahara: Convicted Sahrawis must receive fair trials in civilian courts

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

'Dark day for justice' in Bahrain as activist receives three-year prison sentence

16 August 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yemen: Two years on, journalist still behind bars after alleging US cluster bomb use

15 August 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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