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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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Malaysia: Politically Motivated Prosecutions against Human Rights Defenders Must Stop

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

Rwanda: Detained pregnant wife of activist to appear in court

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

Thailand: Ensure accountability for killing of 17-year-old Lahu activist

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

Sudan: Criminalization of human rights work threatens protection of freedoms

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

Cuba: Activist sentenced to three years in jail after criticising Fidel Castro

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

UAE: Surprise overnight raid leads to arrest of prominent human rights defender

20 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

DRC: Sadc Leaders Should Give Prominence to Addressing Human Rights Violations to Prevent Further Deterioration of the Stability of the Great Lakes Region

17 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Madagascar: Free environmental activist detained for political reasons

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

Peru: Human rights defender Máxima Acuña criminalized by unsubstantiated criminal prosecution for land invasion

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

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