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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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'There are no human rights in Sri Lanka'

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

Sri Lanka: Report exposes the government's violent repression of dissent

30 April 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sri Lanka's assault on dissent

30 April 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Humanitarian crisis continues in Sri Lanka

18 May 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Renewed calls for humanitarian truce in Sri Lanka

27 March 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Blocking aid workers in Sri Lanka endangers trapped civilians

10 September 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sri Lanka: LTTE, government endangering lives of tens of thousands of newly displaced around Wanni

14 August 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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