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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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Nepal: Police must refrain from excessive use of force as another protester killed

27 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Turkey: Ali Ismail Korkmaz convictions fail to bring justice

21 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Czech Republic: Allegations of excessive use of force by the police must be investigated

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

Haiti: allegations of excessive use of force during demonstrations must be thoroughly investigated

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

Greece: Unlawful police violence during protests must end and perpetrators held accountable

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

Myanmar: Take immediate steps to safeguard against torture

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

Ukraine: The Human Rights Council must call on Ukraine to protect the right to life, and to ensure that all human rights abuses are promptly, effectively and independently investigated

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

Maldives must investigate police actions during music festival

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

Turkey: Further information on deaths in Istanbul's Okmeydanı district

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

Central Africa: Over 70,000 DRC nationals cross to Kinshasa amid mass roundups in Brazzaville

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

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