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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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Kenya: Landmark death penalty judgement must lead to full abolition of cruel punishment

14 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Upholding academic's death sentence in secret shows utter contempt for right to life

12 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burkina Faso: Difficult Journey Towards Human Rights Respect

8 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mauritania : Death penalty for Facebook blogger quashed

9 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Afghanistan: Deadly attack on TV station is a horrific crime

7 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mauritania: Facebook blogger's death sentence for apostasy must be quashed

7 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Guatemala: court decision ruling death penalty unconstitutional for most crimes is a key step on path to full abolition

7 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Five ways for Saudi Arabia to deliver true human rights reform

27 October 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Prominent academic sentenced to death after grossly unfair trial

23 October 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: 17-year-old boy at risk of imminent execution

13 October 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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