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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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Police killings in Brazil: 'My taxes paid for the bullet that killed my grandson'

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

Azerbaijan: Authorities must immediately release political opposition leader

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

Maldives: 13 year sentence for former president 'a travesty of justice'

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

Syria goes dark: 83% of lights out after four years of crisis

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

Sexual and reproductive rights in Iran: Facts and Figures

11 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: Three more executions add to unprecedented spike in death penalty

11 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian activists threatened with criminal charges after raising torture allegations

11 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Violent police crackdown against protesters must end

10 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thousands at risk of execution after Pakistan's 'shameful retreat to the gallows'

10 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico must face up and investigate widespread torture after scathing UN report

9 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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