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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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CAR: New wave of killings shatters peace in CAR

28 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Q&A - South Sudan: A nation awash with arms

21 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria: UN team must get full access to investigate 'chemical weapons' claim

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

Nigeria becomes first African nation to ratify Arms Trade Treaty

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

Libya: Media attacked as tensions rise over Political Isolation Law

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

Côte d'Ivoire: Revenge and repression under the pretence of ensuring security

26 January 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Historic arms trade negotiations a chance to prevent future Syrian-style slaughter

2 July 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Human rights in Afghanistan must be guaranteed during Taleban talks

26 January 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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