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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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Boko Haram remains a deadly threat in the region despite military advances

30 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Hundreds face forced eviction as bulldozers descend on informal settlement

18 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Paper presented at the 55th session of the Nigerian Bar Association conference - 'Counter-Insurgency: Is human rights a distraction or sine qua non?'

25 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Sessional Reports

Nigeria: Horror in numbers

3 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Stars on their shoulders. Blood on their hands. War crimes committed by the Nigerian military

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

Nigeria: Pardoned torture victim 'overwhelmed' by campaign to spare his life

29 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Chibok one year on: A day to remember all Boko Haram's victims

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

'Our job is to shoot, slaughter and kill': Boko Haram's reign of terror in north east Nigeria

13 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Narrow escape from Nigeria's gallows: "I still wonder if it is a dream"

1 April 2015 | 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

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