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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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Russia: Abhorrent use of punitive psychiatry to silence dissent

8 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Human rights activists: Voices from the ground

3 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: Peaceful protesters standing trial in Bolotnaya case should be immediately released

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

Russia: Drop 'absurd and damaging' piracy charge against Greenpeace activists

2 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Five asylum-seekers at risk of extradition

2 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

G20 leaders must reject Russia's homophobic law

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

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

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