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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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Iran: Indecency trial of jailed cartoonist and her lawyer for shaking hands absurd

2 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: New briefing reveals crackdown on dissent ahead of election

12 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Iran's ban on female presidential candidates contradicts Constitution

17 May 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Joint letter to the Permanent Representatives of Members of the UN Human Rights Council

7 March 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Addicted to death: Executions for drugs offences in Iran

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

UN to monitor human rights situation in Iran

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

Iran urged to end harassment of rights activist facing seven years in prison

24 September 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Post-election Iran violations among worst in 20 years

10 December 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ayatollah must retract Iran election comments

29 October 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Opposition leaders detained in Iran

19 June 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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