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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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Nigeria: Halt homophobic witch-hunt under oppressive new law

15 January 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

From victim to human rights activist

13 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Authorities must allow Human Rights Commission to audit military detention centres

12 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: Extension of state of emergency must not lead to more human rights violations

8 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: Unlawful killings by Boko Haram may constitute crimes against humanity

6 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: Authorities must investigate deaths of Boko Haram suspects in military custody

15 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: 'Keep away from schools or we'll kill you': Right to education under attack in Nigeria

4 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria must protect students following university killings

30 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Authorities in Nigeria must not carry out any further executions of death row prisoners

28 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

"We did not apologise": Amnesty International stands by its findings

21 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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