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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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Release of Iranian actress highlights plight of detained filmmakers

27 October 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran must acknowledge abuses before UN Committee

17 October 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iranian Christian pastor accused of 'apostasy' must be released

30 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Leading Iran rights activist sentenced to 11 years

28 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Release of US hikers in Iran a "long overdue" step

21 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran executes teenager accused of killing "Iran's strongest man"

21 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Teenager accused of killing "Iran's strongest man" set to be hanged

20 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Activist "severely beaten" in detention after Lake Oroumieh protest

15 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran must immediately free two US hikers jailed for ‘espionage'

14 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran must free detained human rights lawyer

12 September 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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