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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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Brazil: Historic efforts by federal prosecutors to challenge decades of impunity for military regime

25 April 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Outrageous Supreme Court ruling gives green light to rapists

2 April 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil must address needs of thousands left homeless following eviction

24 January 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Indigenous leader killed in armed raid

22 November 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Stop forced evictions: Protect people living in slums

3 October 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UN finds Brazil failed to prevent pregnant woman's death

19 August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Killing of Brazilian judge exposes police corruption

16 August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sacrificing Rights in the Name of Development: Indigenous Peoples Under Threat in the Americas

August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Brazil activist appeals 'politically motivated' prison sentence

16 June 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hired gunmen threaten rural communities in Brazil

8 June 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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