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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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The resumption of executions in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq is a step backwards

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

Libya: Allegations of torture of As-Saadi al-Gaddafi and two others must be thoroughly investigated

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

Bahrain: Release leading opposition figure

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

Georgia: Reports of ill-treatment in prison must be thoroughly investigated

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

Bahrain: Authorities must ensure justice for death in custody victim

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

Thailand: Military leaders must end growing repression six months after coup

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

Iran: Protection of human rights must go beyond fine words

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

Venezuela appears before the Committee against Torture

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

Ethiopia: Systemic human rights concerns demand action by both Ethiopia and the Human Rights Council

22 September 2014 | 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

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