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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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Murder of Chechen in Turkey Just Latest in Series of Apparent Russian Killings Abroad

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

Crimea: Ban on ethnic Crimean Tatar assembly aimed at snuffing out dissent

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

Russia: Brazen assault on journalists and human rights defenders in North Caucasus illustrates official failures

10 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: There must be no more impunity for attacks on human rights defenders and journalists

10 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Dagestani Authorities Are in Denial About Terrorist Attacks in the Republic

7 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: 'Shameful' plan to deport Syrian refugees back to warzone violates international law

25 February 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Peaceful activist sentenced under repressive new law must be released

7 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian NGOs cynically treated like enemies of the state

13 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Release of Sochi campaigner jailed on absurd charges long overdue

10 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Crimean activists sentenced after 'fatally flawed' military trial

25 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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