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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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Uganda: Detention of feminist academic for criticizing president a travesty

10 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: kidnappings, torture and killings of men suspected of homosexuality are actually happening in Chechnya

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

Iran: Fears grow for health of jailed journalist on hunger strike

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

Sudan: Torture of Channel 4 journalists highlights need to investigate Darfur chemical attacks

5 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

A license to torture

28 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE Decision not to release Osama al-Najjar 'indefensible'

18 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Evidence shows Palestinian security forces violently suppressed peaceful protest in Ramallah

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

Philippines: The death penalty is an inhumane, unlawful and ineffective response to drugs

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

Lesotho: Quash 'mutiny' charges against freed soldiers

1 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Israel: Detention of Palestinian journalist on hunger strike without charge 'unjust and cruel'

28 February 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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