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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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Reports of prison abuse in South Africa must lead to urgent investigation

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

South Africa: Justice for Marikana deaths hangs in the balance

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

South Africa: Police repeatedly turn on asylum-seekers amid xenophobia spike

29 May 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Activists worldwide target homophobia in Jamaica, Ukraine and South Africa

17 May 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brutal reign by South African police claims another victim

1 March 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Death of Mozambican man at hands of South Africa police 'shocking'

28 February 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

South Africa's townships still not safe for gay, lesbian and transgender people

5 October 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

South Africa's Marikana Inquiry must be enabled to operate effectively

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

South Africa: Judge must oversee probe into mine protest deaths

17 August 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Landmark ruling confirms South Africa cannot deport people at risk of death penalty

27 July 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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