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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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Dominican Republic: Torture denouncers threatened by police: Ana Patricia Fermín

27 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Malaysia: End persecution of Anwar Ibrahim and other government critics

27 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria releases man who barely escaped the gallows after 19 years on death row

27 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: Release activist facing three years in jail for 'insulting' tweets

27 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sri Lanka: End clampdown on university student activism

24 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Halt execution of woman set to be hanged at dawn

24 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Dominican Republic: Reaction to Court ruling shows shocking disregard for international law

24 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Equatorial Guinea must disclose full details of amnesty for political prisoners

24 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

France: Stop extradition of Kazakhstani opposition activist at risk of torture

24 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: Further information: Activist sentenced for comments on Twitter: Nader Abduleman

23 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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