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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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Pakistan: Further Information: Fears for the health of elderly detainee: Masud Ahmad

19 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Further information: Elderly Activist still detained, health at risk: Kyaw Hla Aung

24 January 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: Elderly man imprisoned for reading the Qu'ran: Masud Ahmad

20 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Children, elderly at risk of forced eviction

12 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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