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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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Thailand: Absurd lese-majeste charges against 85-year-old scholar for comments on 16th Century battle

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

Mozambique: Journalist held at gunpoint and threatened with death for doing his job

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

Turkey: The travesty of justice continues for Taner and the Istanbul 10

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

Turkey: Global figures join call to "end gross injustice" as trial of Amnesty Chair and Director and other rights activists resumes

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

Turkmenistan: Activists threatened - Space for freedom of expression shrinks

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

"Your Mind is in Prison" - Cuba's Web of Control Over Free Expression and its Chilling Effect on Everyday Life

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

Russia: Kremlin tightens stranglehold on foreign media with more repressive legislation

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

Zimbabwe: Drop absurd charges over Mugabe tweet

9 November 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

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