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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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Cambodia: Free women protesters and Buddhist monk jailed after summary trials

21 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

El Salvador must reverse "terrible injustice" and free woman imprisoned for having a miscarriage

21 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: Tatar activist charged for 'instigating hatred': Rafis Kashapov

21 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Tunisia: Further information: Film director Ines Ben Othman released

21 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Harsher sentence against Shi'a cleric upheld: Sheikh Tawfiq Jaber Ibrahim al-'Amr

21 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Greece: Farmakonisi migrant tragedy - one year on and still no justice for victims

20 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Guatemala: Conviction of ex-police chief finally brings justice for 1980 Spanish embassy attack

20 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Freedom for all prisoners of conscience must follow activist's release

20 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: Six month sentence for Nabeel Rajab blow to freedom of expression

20 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Macedonia: Same-sex marriage ban will entrench discrimination

20 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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