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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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Reversal of UK stance on resettling refugees must inspire wider action on Syria

29 January 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Tamils set for UK deportation following suicide attempt

16 June 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Independent investigation into alleged UK involvement in torture long overdue

10 August 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Belfast Roma attacks highlight European racism issue

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

Binyam Mohamed released from Guantánamo

24 February 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Law Lords give go-ahead for deportations, including that of Abu Qatada

18 February 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UK inquiry into torture and death of Iraqi in UK custody must be independent

16 May 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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