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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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Death Penalty: World's biggest executioner China must come clean about 'grotesque' level of capital punishment

11 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Kazakhstan: Workers' rights: trade unionist Nurbek Kushakbaev jailed on trumped up charges

11 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

'They are throwing us on the street like dogs' - Europe abandons the Roma in Italy

10 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Uganda: Detention of feminist academic for criticizing president a travesty

10 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Authorities must address sectarian violence, not abuse emergency powers

10 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hungary: Plan to brand NGOs has sombre echoes of Russia's 'foreign agents law'

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

Russia: kidnappings, torture and killings of men suspected of homosexuality are actually happening in Chechnya

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

Iran: Fears grow for health of jailed journalist on hunger strike

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

Venezuela: Excessive use of force towards protestors exacerbates humanitarian crisis

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

Palestine: Hamas executes three civilians tried in Gaza military courts

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

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