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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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Brazil: Court archives case of killing of young boy during military police operation

29 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

How a family man in Cyprus ended up in a Hungarian jail cell accused of 'terrorism'

29 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Uganda: Denounce unlawful killings and ensure accountability in aftermath of deadly clashes

28 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria: Civilians in eastern Aleppo city fear revenge attacks

28 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mali: Trial of former junta leader must bring justice for abductions, torture and murder

28 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Refugees are in urgent need of protection from sexual and gender-based violence

25 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UAE: Behind the glamour of the Grand Prix, human rights languish in the pit lane

25 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt's Draft NGO Law Dismantles Civil Society

25 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: At least 150 peaceful pro-Biafra activists killed in chilling crackdown

24 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh pushes back Rohingya refugees amid collective punishment in Myanmar

24 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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