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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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Syria: The UN Human Rights Council must prioritize the situation of persons arbitrary detained, abducted and disappeared in Syria - Amnesty International written statement to the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council (2 – 27 March 2015)

23 February 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

North Korea: Urgent need for accountability and cooperation with the international community by North Korea

22 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Kosovo: Report on investigations into KLA must lead to prosecutions for crimes against humanity

30 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

South Sudan: the UN Human Rights Council must support international efforts to address the dire situation

28 May 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: Unlawful killings by Boko Haram may constitute crimes against humanity

6 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

"Timor-Leste: Tackling impunity in Timor-Leste and Indonesia - Justice is the only way," Joint statement by ANTI (The Timor-Leste National Alliance for an International Tribunal) and Amnesty International to commemorate 12 November 2012

12 November 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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