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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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Pakistan: Malala arrests must lead to better protection for human rights defenders

12 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Release women's rights defender, protesters arrested for challenging draconian protest law

12 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Release women's rights defender, protesters arrested for challenging draconian protest law

12 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: Further Information: Sentence against women protesters upheld

12 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Tajikistan: Further information: Tajikistani academic returns to Canada: Alexander Sodiqov

12 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Gambia: President should reject homophobic law

10 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Afghanistan: Urgent inquiry needed after new US airstrike increases civilian death toll

10 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yemen: Violent crushing of protest signals alarming escalation in standoff with Huthis

9 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ukraine must stop ongoing abuses and war crimes by pro-Ukrainian volunteer forces

8 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ukraine: Abuses and war crimes by the Aidar Volunteer Battalion in the north Luhansk region

8 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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