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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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China: Veteran democracy activist Yang Tongyan dies while on medical parole

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

Ukraine: Authorities Must Stop the Harassment of Anti-Corruption Activists and Independent Civil Society Organizations

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

Thailand: Defamation charges dropped against Amnesty International chairperson

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

Bahrain: Relatives of UK-based human rights activist sentenced to three years in prison

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

Madagascar: Environmental defender found guilty on trumped-up charges

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

China: Released women's right activist in need of urgent medical care

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

Colombia: Human Rights and the Peace Agreement: Amnesty International Submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 30th Session of the UPR Working Group, May 2018

26 October 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Sessional Reports

Colombia: Human Rights and the Peace Agreement: Amnesty International Submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 30th Session of the UPR Working Group, May 2018

26 October 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Sessional Reports

Irish national Ibrahim Halawa released after four years unlawfully detained in an Egyptian prison

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

Egypt: End two year arbitrary detention of human rights defender Hisham Gaafar

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

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