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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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Kenya: Violence, killings and intimidation amid election chaos

30 October 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: Former presidential candidate given jail term in bid to stop him running in 2018 election

25 September 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Kenya: Supreme Court annuls presidential election in historic ruling

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

Kenyan police must guard against using excessive force during elections

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

Kenya: Police must only use force as a last resort in dealing with protests

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

Kenya: Murder of election official and threatening statements raise fears ahead of elections

2 August 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Rwanda: Decades of attacks repression and killings set the scene for next month's election

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

Nepal: Respect human rights during elections

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

Gambia: State of Emergency no license for repression

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

Gambia: Arrests, media closures as deadline nears

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

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