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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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Qatar: Blocking of Doha News website 'an outright attack' on media freedom

1 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Gambia: Communication blackout shatters illusion of freedom during the election

1 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ethiopia: Arrest of opposition leader an outrageous assault on freedom of expression

1 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Facebook, Microsoft, LinkedIn and others must resist China's Orwellian vision of the internet

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

Myanmar: Media workers detained over corruption article must be released

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

Ethiopia: After a year of protests, time to address grave human rights concerns

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

Kazakhstan: Presumed guilty before trial: prosecution of peaceful protesters Maks Bokaev and Talgat Ayan

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

Cambodia: Opposition politician sentenced to seven years over alleged Facebook post

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

Turkey: HDP deputies detained amid growing onslaught on Kurdish opposition voices

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

Malaysia: Journalists at risk as threats to news site mount

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

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