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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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Yemen: Huthi authorities must release detained Bahá'ís, end crackdown on minorities

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

Egypt steps up vicious onslaught against NGOs with arrest of minority rights defender

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

Italy: Ground-breaking court victory for Romani people underscores authorities' failure to protect rights

9 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia must protect Shi'a minority in wake of horrific mosque attacks

29 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Further information: Four men on death row go on hunger strike

20 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

France: Forced evictions add to climate of fear amid alleged hate crimes

17 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Death sentences upheld, executions imminent: Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Hamed Ahmadi and Kamal Molayee

19 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Indigenous peoples in Argentina: "We are strangers in our own country"

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

Hungary: Murder convictions are 'wake-up call' over hate crimes against Roma

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

Iran: Halt Execution of Arab Minority Men. Four Ahwazi Arabs Sentenced to Hang After Unfair Trials

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

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