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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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Mexico: Release of women tortured to confess brings glimmer of hope to many others

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

Important step forward for girls' rights in Kyrgyzstan

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

Viet Nam: President Hollande must back one woman's fight for justice

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

Argentina: Ruling to release woman jailed after miscarriage, a step forward for human rights

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

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

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

Torture against women in Mexico: The Facts

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

El Salvador: Release of woman jailed after miscarriage, a victory for human rights

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

Chibok two years on: Remembering all Boko Haram's victims

13 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sierra Leone: Sign Bill Allowing Safe Abortions

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

Tunisia: Rapists given a way out while their victims are blamed and punished

25 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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