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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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Sierra Leone: further information: David Tam Bayroh freed on bail

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

Sierra Leone: Journalist faces indefinite detention: David Tam Baryoh

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

Communities in Sierra Leone turn their backs on female genital mutilation

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

Sierra Leone must drop charges against editors

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

Amnesty International's twenty years with Charles Taylor

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

Charles Taylor guilty of aiding Sierra Leone war crimes

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

Taylor verdict sends message that no-one is above the law

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

Sierra Leone Special Court renders final judgment in RUF case

26 October 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thousands unite to end maternal mortality in Sierra Leone

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

Maternal death rate in Sierra Leone is a "human rights emergency"

21 September 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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