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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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Nigeria: Trapped in the cycle of violence

1 November 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria: End police intimidation of National Human Rights Commission

13 April 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Amicus Curiae Brief to the Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

9 February 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Legal Articles/Analyses/Commentaries

Nigeria urged to end police attacks on fuel protesters

4 January 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Human rights agenda 2011-2015

14 October 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Killings by security forces in north Nigeria must stop

14 July 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Loss of life, insecurity and impunity in the run up to Nigeria's elections

18 March 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria: Port Harcourt Demolitions: Excessive Use of Force Against Demonstrators

11 October 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria: Provisions of the 'Prevention of Terrorism Bill 2009' are incompatible with Nigeria's human rights obligations: Briefing to the National Assembly

27 May 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria: "Pragmatic policing" through extra-judicial executions and torture

16 May 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

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