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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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Kuwait: Further information: Former MP released on bail, still faces trial: Saleh al-Mulla

14 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Eastern Ukraine: Investigate deadly artillery strike on civilian bus

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

Indonesia: Further information: Prisoners facing imminent execution named

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

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Sentence against human rights defender upheld: Waleed Abu al-Khair

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

UAE: Businessman detained, at risk of torture: Dr Amer al-Shawa

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

Ten facts about Haiti's housing crisis

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

Philippines: Senate hearing should be first step to tackling endemic torture

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

Flogging of Raif Badawi in Saudi Arabia 'vicious act of cruelty'

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

Sri Lanka: New government must make human rights a priority after mostly peaceful vote

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

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Raif Badawi flogged in vicious act of cruelty

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

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