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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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Bahrain: Human rights on the brink of crisis

18 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Gambia: State of Emergency no license for repression

18 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Benin: Death row prisoners held in cruel limbo

16 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: More than 120 killings in 16 days signals national prison crisis

16 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Comply with court order to release Sheik Ibraheem El-Zakzaky

16 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Philippines: lawmakers must uphold international obligations and say no to the death penalty

16 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: First executions in more than six years a shocking blow to human rights

15 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Halt imminent executions of 12 alleged drug offenders

13 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Venezuela: Detentions on the rise amid "witch-hunt" against opposition

13 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Police Abuses Feed Cycle of Violence

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

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