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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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Russia: Ukrainians tortured to confess to Chechnya killings lose appeal against 'grossly unfair' jail sentences

26 October 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Guilty verdicts in landmark Nalchik trial expose horrors of Russian criminal justice system

23 December 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: Detainee attempts suicide demanding justice: Timur Tangiyev

18 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Further information: Uzbekistani national at risk of torture: Azamatzhon Ermakov

13 March 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: New laws lead to increased repression of fundamental rights: Amnesty International Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review

20 February 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Pussy Riot: Russian court orders conditional release of one, other two jailed

10 October 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian court jails Pussy Riot for two years

17 August 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Amnesty International Annual Report 2012 - Russian Federation

24 May 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Russian businessmen declared prisoners of conscience after convictions are upheld

24 May 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian activists jailed over freedom of assembly protest

4 January 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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