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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: Fresh hope for justice after 10-year-old boy shot dead in military police operation

19 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

You Killed My Son: Homicides By Military Police In The City Of Rio de Janerio

3 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Brazil: Denial of justice for Rio disappearances shows justice system 'unfit for purpose'

24 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Killers of community leader must be brought to justice

30 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Police 'still have blood on their hands' 20 years on from massacre

24 July 2013 | 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

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