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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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Waiting to be sentenced in Egypt: 'Your face now looks permanently in pain'

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

600 days in jail for taking pictures: A letter from an egyptian prison

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

Egypt: Women's rights activist among 17 facing spurious charges in security forces' 'cover up'

2 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

Egypt's performance at the UN must not fool the world

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

Egypt Spate of detainee deaths points to rampant abuse at Cairo's Mattareya Police Station

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

Egypt: Confirmation of 183 death sentences 'outrageous'

2 February 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Deportation of Al Jazeera journalist must not overshadow continuing plight of Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy

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

Egypt: Further information: Khaled al-Qazzaz released without charge

30 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: further information: Egyptian activists' sentences reduced

8 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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