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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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Turkey's many shades of fear

15 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

India: End of Irom Sharmila's hunger strike an opportunity to repeal AFSPA

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

Malaysia: National Security Council Act gives authorities unchecked and abusive powers

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

China: Scrap Foreign NGO law aimed at choking civil society

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

Sudan: Government must investigate brutal killing of 18-year-old university student by intelligence agents

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

Zimbabwe: Deplorable attack on brother of missing activist must be urgently investigated

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

South Sudan: Government must end arbitrary detentions by the intelligence agency

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

Police killings in Brazil: 'My taxes paid for the bullet that killed my grandson'

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

India must bring perpetrators to justice for civilian deaths

24 December 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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