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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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Hong Kong: Guilty verdicts against student leaders latest blow for freedom of expression

21 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Libya: Lives of captives trapped under fire in Benghazi in danger

21 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Turkey: State of emergency must not roll back human rights

21 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Media purge threatens freedom of expression

20 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ukraine: Car bomb killing of journalist despicable attack on freedom of expression

20 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria: Video showing beheading of boy further evidence of abuses by armed groups

20 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Gambia: Prison sentences for opposition leaders continues downward spiral for human rights

20 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Malawi: Investigate brutal attack against woman with albinism

19 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria: Alarm over reports of high civilian death toll from US-led airstrikes on Manbij

19 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: End impunity for so-called 'honour' crimes

19 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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