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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: Prominent blogger's family detained over letter lambasting President Xi

25 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Authorities intensify crackdown against critics with deplorable jail terms for rights activists

29 January 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Governments increasingly resorting to the death penalty to combat crime and terrorism

1 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Trials of leading activists expose deep hypocrisy on rule of law

20 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Three anti-corruption activists jailed on 'preposterous' charges

19 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Release citizen journalists detained for highlighting security crackdown

11 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Hypocritical crackdown on anti-corruption campaigners

21 January 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Demand release of Chinese photographer

27 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Harsh sentence for activist Chen Wei condemned

23 December 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: 10 year sentence for veteran dissident

25 March 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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