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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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Turkey's many shades of fear

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

Turkey: State of emergency must not roll back human rights

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

Tunisia: Severe restrictions on liberty and movement latest symptoms of repressive emergency law

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

Deadly attacks risk casting a shadow over human rights in Tunisia

25 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Maldives: State of emergency an alarming development in continuing crackdown on human rights

4 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sierra Leone: Release Eight Arbitrarily Detained

28 January 2015 | 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

Nigeria: State of emergency must not lead to more human rights abuses

22 May 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Jamaica: Three years on, state of emergency still an open wound

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

Renewed emergency legislation leaves southern Thailand in human rights limbo

21 December 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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