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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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Nigeria's Forgotten Children

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

Iraq: Tribal militia tortured detainees in revenge attacks during Mosul offensive

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

Nigeria's Forgotten Children

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

Australia has turned Nauru into an open-air prison

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

Greece: Syrian refugee children detained for carrying toy guns allegedly ill-treated by police

30 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Anniversary of Alan Kurdi drowning highlights continuing global shame

31 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

'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

Iran: Hanging of teenager shows authorities' brazen disregard for international law

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

Australia: Guantanamo-style abuse of child prisoners shows current detention system has failed

28 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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