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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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Suspend Saudi Arabia from the UN Human Rights Council

29 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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

Nigeria: Boko Haram and Nigerian military committing crimes under international law in north east Nigeria: Amnesty International written statement to the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council (2 – 27 March 2015)

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

Israel/Occupied Palestinian Territories: High Contracting Parties must take effective action to ensure respect for international humanitarian law

17 December 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Central African Republic: Urgent action needed to tackle escalating violence in the central regions

6 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Ukraine: A deadly rocket attack highlights the need for civilian protection in eastern Ukraine

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

Central African Republic: Peacekeepers must protect and respect human rights. Oral statement to the 26th session of the UN Human Rights Council

24 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

South Sudan, Egypt and Sri Lanka require the Council's attention. Oral statement to the 26th session of the UN Human Rights Council

23 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

South Sudan: Commission of Inquiry is a key opportunity to address ongoing abuses

13 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Lebanon: All attacks targeting civilians must stop

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

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