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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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Ethiopia: Journalist's guilty verdict a further slap in the face for justice

24 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Cameroon: Thousands worldwide demand release of students jailed for sharing Boko Haram joke

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

Tricks of the trade? Open season on journalists in Mexico

19 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Shut Down for Speaking Out: Human rights defenders at risk in West and Central Africa

16 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Ethiopia: Terrorism verdict for Facebook posts is a shameful affront to freedom of expression

16 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Open letter on urgency of addressing Burundi Crisis during upcoming EAC Heads of State Summit

16 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Tunisia: Journalists prosecuted for criticizing conduct of security forces

15 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico: Fifth journalist killed this year in sickening assault on freedom of expression

15 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Detention of Cumhuriyet editor another dark day for country's media

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

Russian YouTuber convicted of blasphemy after playing Pokémon Go in a church

11 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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