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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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Syria: Comprehensive humanitarian access needed after aid delivery to besieged Daraya thwarted and followed by deadly shelling

12 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Uganda: President Al-Bashir must be arrested and surrendered to the ICC

12 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Teenager tortured into 'confessing' days away from execution

12 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Babies and children dying in military detention

11 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Nizami execution will not deliver justice

10 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Philippines: New President should break cycle of human rights violations, not compound them

10 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Côte d'Ivoire: Trial of Simone Gbagbo opens

9 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

The dark side of Rio 2016: 20 families win fight to stay in their homes, against all odds

9 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico: Indigenous environmental activist named 'prisoner of conscience'

9 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Kenya: Reckless closure of world's biggest refugee camp will put lives at risk

6 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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