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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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Ukraine: Authorities must commit to a thorough investigation after 13 people released from secret detention

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

Colombia: End of negotiations over conflict brings hopes of peace

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

Yemen: Peace talks must prioritize getting aid to desperate civilians

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

Libya: Lives of captives trapped under fire in Benghazi in danger

21 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

South Sudan: Renewed clashes put civilians at risk, underline need for arms embargo

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

Syria: Armed opposition groups committing war crimes in Aleppo city

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

Iraq: Security challenges do not give carte blanche to commit human rights violations

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

Colombia: Peace talks with ELN must not allow human rights abuses to go unpunished

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

From hope to horror: Five years of crisis in Syria

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

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