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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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Nigeria: War crimes and crimes against humanity as violence escalates in north-east

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

Nigeria: More than 600 killed in the last two months

28 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: World Bank 'dragging its feet' on resettlement package after forced eviction

21 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Carnage in northern Nigeria amounts to crimes against humanity

17 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Halt homophobic witch-hunt under oppressive new law

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

From victim to human rights activist

13 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria must protect students following university killings

30 September 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria becomes first African nation to ratify Arms Trade Treaty

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

Nigeria: Lagos state government must stop wave of devastating forced evictions

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

Nigeria: Authorities must protect schools from deadly attacks

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

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