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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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China: Authorities show callous disregard for imprisoned journalist by denying appropriate medical care

6 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Dozens of human rights lawyers targeted in nationwide crackdown

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

Thailand must not send Uighurs to Chinese torture

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

China: Rights activists face five years in prison for publishing books on democracy

18 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Taiwan: Grant retrial to death row inmate tortured to confess

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

China: Landmark domestic violence verdict overshadowed by persecution of women's rights activists

24 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Deplorable prison sentence against prominent journalist an attack on press freedom

17 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Release on bail of five women's rights activists an incomplete step

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

Governments increasingly resorting to the death penalty to combat crime and terrorism

1 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Draconian anti-terror law an assault on human rights

4 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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