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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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Ethiopia: Dozens killed as police use excessive force against peaceful protesters

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

DRC: Show restraint in handling Kinshasa protests

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

In Kyrgyzstan, Human Rights on Trial?

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

Papua New Guinea: Disgraceful shootings of students

8 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Gambia: Crackdown and brutal repression in run up to elections

2 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ethiopia: End use of counter-terrorism law to persecute dissenters and opposition members

2 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Kazakhstan: Release activists arrested in disturbing crackdown over Land Code protest

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

Kenya: Investigate police crackdown against protesters

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

Egypt: Mass arrests in 'ruthlessly efficient' bid to block peaceful protest

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

Burundi: One year on, Burundians pay the price of entrenched human rights crisis

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

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