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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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The battle for Mosul: Tales of horror emerge as thousands flee clashes to oust IS

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

Nigeria: Fire and demolitions that left 30,000 homeless must be urgently investigated

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

Iraq: Fears for safety of civilians caught in crossfire and used by IS as human shields

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

Myanmar: Lift restrictions immediately on humanitarian aid

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

Human rights in Colombia in 10 numbers

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

Afghanistan: Civilians describe severe shortages of food and medicine in embattled Kunduz

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

Colombia: Historic peace deal must ensure justice and an end to human rights abuses

26 September 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

Myanmar: Kofi Annan to head Commission on Rakhine state

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

Iraqis who fled IS rule face harrowing future

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

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