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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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Brazil: Nine people killed in police operations

8 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Sex workers evicted and abused by police

3 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Police abuse during peaceful public assembly

3 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

"They use a strategy of fear": Protecting the right to protest in Brazil

5 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Families left homeless, threatened by gunmen

18 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Families left homeless, threatened by gunmen

18 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Further information: Witnesses allege pressure by police in Brazil

27 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ending impunity and promoting the rights of Indigenous Peoples must be Brazil's priorities

9 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Focus on Indigenous peoples' rights and police violence in Brazil

5 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Police 'still have blood on their hands' 20 years on from massacre

24 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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