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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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Amnesty International barred from Baku ahead of European Games

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

A deadly spiral of sectarian violence - a year on from IS onslaught on Iraq

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

Pakistan: Execution of minor highlights endemic problems in justice system

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

African Union member states must protect sexual and reproductive rights

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

Burundi: Media clampdown intensifies in aftermath of coup attempt

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

Ban Ki-moon must challenge Uzbekistan over its appalling human rights record

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

Italy: Ground-breaking court victory for Romani people underscores authorities' failure to protect rights

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

Ukraine: Homophobic violence mars gay pride rally in Kyiv

6 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thailand: Military's shutdown of event highlights free speech crackdown

4 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Taking to the streets: Freedom of peaceful assembly in Cambodia

4 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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