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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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Brazil: Police abuse during peaceful public assembly

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

Azerbaijan: Further information: Youth activists sentenced, awaiting appeal

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

Ukraine: Journalists kidnapped by separatists in Ukraine

2 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Further information: Father of Morsi's aide released from detention: Adly al-Qazzaz

2 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iraq: Yezidis captured by ISIS amid mounting sectarian attacks

1 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Indonesia: UN Committee calls for better protection of child rights

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

New evidence of Syria brutality emerges as woman's mutilated body is found

1 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Cyprus: Detention of irregular migrants and asylum-seekers should be only last resort

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

Uruguay: Action needed to address past human rights violations as well as recent killings of transsexuals

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

India must use review before UN committee to make bold commitments on women's rights

1 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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