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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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Saudi Arabia: Outrageous sentence against Shi'a cleric shows disturbing pattern of harassment

14 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: court to try 494 people over protests

13 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Humanitarian efforts failing the hundreds of thousands forced to flee ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq

12 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: As judges recuse themselves in Morsi protest trial, fears of mass death sentences persist

12 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Arrest of General must break down wall of impunity for torture

12 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Azerbaijan: Activist detained on trumped-up charges: Intigam Aliev

12 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Azerbaijan: Leyla Yunus in failing health in prison

12 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Left in the dark: Failures of accountability for civilian casualties caused by international military operations in Afghanistan

11 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Afghanistan: No justice for thousands of civilians killed in US/NATO operations

11 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Husband and wife at risk of torture in China

8 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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