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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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European Court blocks last hope for British Saudi torture victims

14 January 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Death sentence without right of judicial appeal defies human rights law

17 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Fiji: New constitution fails to protect fundamental human rights

4 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: New decrees ban dissent as further protests organized

7 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Philippines: From conception to operationalization: implementing the Philippine Reproductive Health Act in line with international human rights law

7 March 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Serbia (Kosovo): February 2007 - justice for the victims is long overdue

28 February 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigerian president signs landmark human rights bill

29 March 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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