Last Updated: Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 13:47 GMT

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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Turkey: Arrest warrants for 42 journalists a brazen attack on press freedom

27 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Congo Brazzaville: Opposition leader sentenced to two years of prison

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

Hong Kong: Guilty verdicts against student leaders latest blow for freedom of expression

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

Gambia: Prison sentences for opposition leaders continues downward spiral for human rights

20 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ending Torture of Prisoners of Conscience in Vietnam

12 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yet Another Amnesty in Azerbaijan

30 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Drop charges against journalist

27 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Eritrea: Immediately and unconditionally release prisoners of conscience

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

Thailand: Withdraw charges against human rights defenders

20 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Angola: Continued imprisonment of 17 activists a gross injustice

17 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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