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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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Thailand: Release activist imprisoned for allegedly insulting the monarchy

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

Egypt: Critically ill hunger-striker denied crucial medical care

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

Bahrain: further information: Maryam Al-Khawaja free on bail, awaiting trial

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

Morocco: Sahrawis on hunger strike against torture

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

Qatar: New cybercrimes law endangers freedom of expression

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

Iran 'Happy' dancers sentenced to jail and flogging in flagrant assault on freedom of expression

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

Thailand: Military trial of peaceful protesters an "affront to justice"

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

Iran: Kurdish juvenile offender facing execution: Saman Naseem

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

Myanmar: Further information: Further sentences for protestor in Myanmar: U Sein Than

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

Malaysia: Crackdown on freedom of expression

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

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