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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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Thailand: Amnesty International calls on Thailand to extend legal protections to refugees and asylum seekers in 2017

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

Russia: Handover of Chechen torture survivor would put him at further risk of torture or death

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

Australia/PNG: Shooting incident at Manus Island centre exemplifies the failure of offshore processing

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

Hungary: container camp bill is flagrant violation of international law

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

Hungary stoops to new low with plan to round up asylum seekers in container camp

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

Slovenia: Proposals to strip refugees and asylum-seekers of their rights must be rejected

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

EU: Pressure on Greece for Dublin returns is 'hypocritical'

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

Afghanistan: Civilians describe severe shortages of food and medicine in embattled Kunduz

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

Australia: Official documents reveal serious incidents of abuse in Queensland juvenile detention centres

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

Australia/PNG: Closure of Manus Island detention only first step to ending offshore nightmare for refugees

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

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