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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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North Korea: U.S. Citizen Hard Labour Sentence Shrouded in Secrecy

29 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Death penalty 2015: Facts and figures

6 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

North Korea: Tightened controls on communications with the outside world leave families devastated

9 March 2016 | 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

Further information: North Korea: Young North Koreans feared executed

5 December 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

North Korea: UN vote a crucial step to ensure perpetrators of crimes against humanity face justice

18 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Families face forcible return to North Korea

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

North Korea: End persecution of Christians after reports US tourist detained

6 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

North Korea: UN vote a positive step to end crimes against humanity

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

North Korea: UN Security Council must act on crimes against humanity

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

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