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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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Tunisia: 25 years on, no sign of justice for Faysal Baraket's death under torture

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

Iraq: Authorities must rein in forces amid allegations of torture and deaths in custody

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

Nigeria: Babies and children dying in military detention

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

Australia: Refugee death highlights fatal flaws in offshore processing

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

Gambia: Investigate Death in Custody, Free Protesters

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

Gambia: Death in detention of key political activist

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

Nigeria: No justice for the 640 men and boys slain by military following Giwa barracks attack two years ago

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

7 stories of shocking injustice: Bahrain after the 'Arab Spring'

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

Myanmar: Ensure independent and impartial investigation into death of journalist

30 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

New evidence of Syria brutality emerges as woman's mutilated body is found

1 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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