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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: Gruesome history of police rape and killings exposed by Inter-American Court conviction

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

Lesotho: Quash 'mutiny' charges against freed soldiers

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

South Africa: Longstanding criminal justice failures and toxic populist rhetoric fuelling xenophobia

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

Jamaica's deadly police: 'We live in constant fear'

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

Bahrain: Human rights on the brink of crisis

18 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

Jamaica: Illegal police tactics fuel scores of murders and sow culture of fear

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

Morocco: Convictions Based on Tainted 'Confessions'

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

Russia: Ukrainians tortured to confess to Chechnya killings lose appeal against 'grossly unfair' jail sentences

26 October 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Asset freeze is a shameless ploy to silence human rights activism

17 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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