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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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Mexico: Amnesty International concerned over the arbitrary detention of Pedro Canché, Mayan journalist from Quintana Roo

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

Saudi Arabia: the authorities continue to punish activists for speaking up

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

The Human Rights Council must call for the protection of human rights defenders in Gambia: Amnesty International written statement to the 27th session of the UN Human Rights Council (8 to 26 September 2014)

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

Swaziland: Amnesty International condemns the convictions of editor and human rights lawyer today for exercising freedom of expression

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

Libya: Journalist killed for denouncing abuses by armed group

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

Ethiopia: Authorities must provide justice for scores of protesters killed, injured and arrested in Oromia

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

Iraq must protect journalists

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

Algeria: Authorities shut down TV channel

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

Turkey: Amnesty International welcomes Internet law changes recommended by President

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

Turkey: President Gül: Veto restrictive internet law changes

12 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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