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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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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

Syria: Video showing beheading of boy further evidence of abuses by armed groups

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

Malawi: Investigate brutal attack against woman with albinism

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

UN: Shameful pandering to Saudi Arabia over children killed in Yemen conflict

7 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yemen: Children among civilians killed and maimed in cluster bomb 'minefields'

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

Nigeria: Babies and children dying in military detention

11 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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