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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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Iran Juvenile offender faces imminent execution despite ongoing review of case

15 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: Nabeel Rajab jail sentence shows authorities will not tolerate peaceful critics

14 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Afghanistan: Taliban's atrocious attacks on civilians show contempt for human life

14 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

"Why should people be attacked because they are gay?" - Defying homophobia in Cameroon

14 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Angola: Fabricated charges and continued detention of activists a mockery of justice

13 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: Attack on Ismaili Shi'a Muslims in Karachi is product of "climate of impunity"

13 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yemen: Eyewitness accounts indicate Huthis attacked civilians and medical workers in Aden

13 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

CAR: Rejection of any claim to immunity is a positive step towards justice

13 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Authorities must deliver justice as third blogger is hacked to death

12 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Uzbekistan's rights record can no longer be ignored

12 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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