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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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Men, women and children tortured to confess to crimes in Mauritania

26 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mauritania: Submission to the UN Committee against Torture

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

Mauritania: Transfer former Libyan intelligence chief to the ICC

19 March 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Violence in northern Mali causing a human rights crisis

16 February 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mauritania urged to revoke anti-slavery activists' sentencing

23 August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Anti-slavery activists jailed in Mauritania

7 January 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Repression of peaceful protests in Mauritania

23 April 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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