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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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Egypt: Arrest of prominent activist Hossam Bahgat another blow for freedom of expression

9 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UN Security Council must press Burundi authorities to tackle human rights crisis

9 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: 151 executed this year in highest recorded toll in nearly two decades

9 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Austria: Submission to the UN Committee against Torture

9 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Sessional Reports

Shamed and blamed: Pregnant girls' rights at risk in Sierra Leone

6 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

'Between Prison and the Grave' - Enforced Disappearances In Syria

5 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Malaysia: Drop charges against cartoonist for tweets

5 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Colombia: Restoring the Land, Securing the Peace: Indigenous and Afro-descendant Territorial Rights

5 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Myanmar: Elections marred by growing repression and Rohingya disenfranchisement

5 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Maldives: State of emergency an alarming development in continuing crackdown on human rights

4 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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