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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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Slovakia: The constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union between a man and a woman is discriminatory

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

Syria: seven children among 15 civilians summarily 'killed by ISIS' in feud with Kurds

5 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt's plan for mass surveillance of social media an attack on internet privacy and freedom of expression

4 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Colombia: Further information: Defenders supporting peasants threatened

4 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egyptian human rights activist facing prison for 'contempt of religion'

4 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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

Tiananmen crackdown: Repression intensifies on eve of 25th anniversary

3 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

A Right, Not a Crime: Violations of the Right to Freedom of Assembly in Russia

3 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Iran: Further information: Gholamreza Khosravi Savadjani executed

3 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Further information: Angola: Men convicted, face expulsion and torture

3 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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