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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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Bangladesh: Savage killing of blogger must not go unpunished

7 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Authorities show callous disregard for imprisoned journalist by denying appropriate medical care

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

Burundi: Shooting of human rights activist increases climate of fear

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

Latest Mediterranean shipwreck underscores urgent need for safe, legal routes to Europe

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

Shafqat Hussain execution a "deeply sad day" for Pakistan

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

Malaysia: End 'far-reaching' crackdown in wake of corruption scandal

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

India: Execution of Yakub Memon cruel and inhuman

30 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Prisoners of conscience released in amnesty but scores remain behind bars

30 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hungary: Change to Asylum Law puts tens of thousands at risk

30 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Gaza: Cutting edge investigation reveals evidence of Israeli war crimes in Rafah on 'Black Friday'

29 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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