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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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Lesotho: Trial of soldiers for shooting newspaper editor offers hope of justice

12 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Libya's wretched web of collusion

12 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Upholding academic's death sentence in secret shows utter contempt for right to life

12 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Supreme Court verdict against Tep Vanny and other activists exposes Cambodia's courts of injustice

8 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burkina Faso: Difficult Journey Towards Human Rights Respect

8 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Honduras: Government deploys dangerous and illegal tactics to silence population

8 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

El Salvador: Court fails to release woman unfairly jailed after suffering a stillbirth

8 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Philippines: Political and human rights activists killed

7 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thailand: Absurd lese-majeste charges against 85-year-old scholar for comments on 16th Century battle

7 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: Peace activist missing

6 December 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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