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

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

Russian Federation: Second LGBT organisation falls foul of Foreign Agents Law and rising homophobia

27 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russian Federation: Lawyer demanding to see client threatened: Vyacheslav Merzakulov

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

Russian Federation: Police threaten man complaining of torture

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

Russian Federation: Further information: NGOs given hefty fines, risk closure

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

A 'dark day' for freedom of expression in Russia

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

Russia: Three men face extradition, risk torture

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

Russia: Three men face extradition, risk torture

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

Russia: Another independent organization faces hefty fine

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

Russian civil society organizations paying a high price for their independence

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

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