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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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Authorities in Moscow disperse peaceful assembly and fail to protect participants from violence by counter-demonstrators

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

Minsk's Defense Against Russian Tycoon Takeovers

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

Russia: Second Pussy Riot singer denied parole

26 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian court leaves Pussy Riot singer behind bars

24 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Political activist Aleksei Navalny must be released after 'parody' trial

18 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Journalist killed after appearing in "assassination list"

9 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yet another journalist killed in Russia's North Caucasus while those behind past threats and assassinations remain at large

9 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Return to Torture: Extradition, forcible returns and removals to Central Asia

3 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Russia: New laws an affront to basic human rights

1 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Torture in Russia: 'Torture is a traditional component of "proof"'

27 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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