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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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Burundi: Excessive lethal force used to crush demonstrations

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

Zimbabwe: End the death penalty after 10-year execution hiatus

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

Gambia: Sharp deterioration of human rights in 21st year of President Jammeh's rule

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

India: Execution of Yakub Memon will be regressive

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

Cambodia: Quash 'insurrection' ruling against opposition activists following unfair trial

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

Chad: Time for justice for victims of Hissène Habré's regime

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

Zambia: Commuting death sentences a laudable first step

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

Burkina Faso: Elections cannot ignore women's crisis

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

Egypt: Draconian counterterrorism law latest tool to muzzle peaceful activists

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

"Why should people be attacked because they are gay?" - Defying homophobia in Cameroon

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

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