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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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Lesotho: Prime Minister's first 100 days fails to tackle past human rights violations

26 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

Poland: Presidential veto is a step back from the brink

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

Venezuela: Lethal violence, a state policy to strangle dissent

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

Gambia: Adama Barrow must not forget his big promises

19 January 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 has ridden itself of Yahya Jammeh - the world must not forget it when the news cycle moves on

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

Papua New Guinea: Disgraceful shootings of students

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

African Union should call on South Africa to protect refugees and migrants from xenophobic attacks

12 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hungary: Their backs to the wall: Civil society under pressure in Hungary

2 February 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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