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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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Miraculous escape from execution for teenage inmate turned lawyer

27 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UN investigation brings new hope for justice in Sri Lanka

27 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Lebanon: No excuse for targeting civilians

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

Lebanon: Death in custody and torture claims must be investigated

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

Lebanon: Torture allegations in wake of Sidon armed clashes

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

More than 1.3 million refugees from Syria in dire need of increased international support

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

From ‘Days of Rage' to raging conflict - Two years of turmoil in Syria

15 March 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria's neighbours must ensure stranded refugees are allowed access to safety

14 September 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Lebanon: Independent investigation into checkpoint killings needed

21 May 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Lebanese TV cameraman shot dead on Syrian border

11 April 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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