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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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Saudi Arabia: Release blogger Raif Badawi, still behind bars after five years

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

Bahrain heading for 'total suppression' of human rights as secular opposition group banned

31 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Former presidential candidate Khaled Ali facing trial amid crackdown on political activists

24 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ethiopia: Journalist's guilty verdict a further slap in the face for justice

24 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: At least one dead and hundreds injured as government violently cracks down on opposition

23 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Angola: Authorities must tolerate critical views amid pre-election protests

19 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burundi: Regional leaders must prioritize ongoing human rights crisis

19 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Uganda: Stella Nyanzi free but ludicrous charges must be dropped

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

Tunisian authorities must end harassment of independent media

5 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hong Kong: Nine arrested in authorities' retaliatory campaign against pro-democracy activists

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

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