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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: Human rights defender detained: Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa

19 May 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundi: Freedom of expression under threat from new press law

30 April 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundi: Further information: Journalists at risk from restrictive law

25 April 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundi: Journalists at risk from restrictive new law

17 April 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundi urged to release prominent lawyers jailed on spurious charges

28 July 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundi must investigate those accused of torturing opposition politicians

23 August 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundian refugees in Tanzania intimidated into returning home

29 June 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundi abolishes the death penalty but bans homosexuality

27 April 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

African Commission calls for a moratorium on the death penalty

5 December 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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