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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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Iraq: Flawed Security Council resolution on IS threatens to entrench dangerous culture of impunity

21 September 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yemen: Huthi forces recruiting child soldiers for front-line combat

28 February 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: Wave of violence shows a horrific disregard for human life

23 February 2017 | 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

From hope to horror: Five years of crisis in Syria

15 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Five frightening facts about Mexico the Pope should be aware of

9 February 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico must investigate shocking spike of attacks and killings of migrants

18 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria: Voices in crisis: A monthly insight into the human rights crisis in Syria: July 2014

22 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hired gunmen threaten rural communities in Brazil

8 June 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico urged to take action over collusion between criminal gangs and police

14 April 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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