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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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South Korea: Soldier convicted in outrageous military gay witch-hunt

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

Indonesia: Caning of gay men an outrageous act of cruelty

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

Indonesia: Revoke the caning sentence of gay men in Aceh

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

Russia: Knee-jerk repression as LGBTI activists arrested over Chechnya petition

11 May 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

Russian authorities ban Putin 'gay clown' meme but fail to investigate homophobic killings

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

Amnesty International urges Togo to expressly commit to protecting the rights to freedom of association, freedom of expression and peaceful assembly - Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcome on Togo

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

Uganda: Minister's remarks against LGBTI people amount to advocacy of hatred

8 August 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Authorities fail to curb brutal killing spree as LGBTI editor hacked to death

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

Tunisia: Sentencing of six men for same-sex relations highlights state's entrenched homophobia

14 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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