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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: Ethnic Chechen faces extradition to Russia: Anzor Chentiev

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

Pakistan: Ban of major private TV network is 'attack on press freedom'

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

Thailand: Deepening repression as high-profile activist arrested, others summoned by military courts

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

North Korea: End persecution of Christians after reports US tourist detained

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

Former Guatemalan police chief found guilty for killings

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

"The death penalty, Belarus, and the UN Human Rights Council – more of the same?" Amnesty International's written statement to the 26 th session of the UN Human Rights Council (10 - 27 June 2014)

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

"They use a strategy of fear": Protecting the right to protest in Brazil

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

Peru: Five years on from Bagua violence and still no justice for victims

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

Children among 15 civilians summarily killed in northern Syria

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

Libya: Murder of humanitarian worker condemned

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

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