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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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Russian Federation: UN Committee against Torture: List of issues prior to reporting

20 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russian Federation: Activist sent to prison for three years for environmental activism

14 February 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russia: Anatomy of injustice: The Bolotnaya square trial

10 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russian Federation: Peaceful protesters standing trial in Bolotnaya case should be immediately released

3 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Authorities in Moscow disperse peaceful assembly and fail to protect participants from violence by counter-demonstrators

21 August 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Yet another journalist killed in Russia's North Caucasus while those behind past threats and assassinations remain at large

9 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russian Federation: Second LGBT organisation falls foul of Foreign Agents Law and rising homophobia

27 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russian civil society organizations paying a high price for their independence

6 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russia: Lawyer Threatened in North Caucasus: Magamed Abubakarov

13 February 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Russia should repeal order to protect police against defamation as it risks endangering freedom of expression

9 November 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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