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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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Morocco: Protest Leader Alleges Police Beat Him Possible State Security Charges for Charismatic Figure in Rif

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

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

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

Brazil: Spike in killings by Rio police as country faces UN review

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

Philippines 'war on drugs': Credible and impartial investigations needed after 'secret jail cell' revealed

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

Singapore: Authorities given broad new powers to police protests

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

Myanmar: Investigate police use of force against protestors at troubled mine

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

Together we are stronger

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

Jamaica: Prime Minister Holness must take decisive action to tackle human rights violations

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

Kenyan MPs must reject attempts to undermine police oversight body

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

Investigate potential extrajudicial execution of North Sinai men: Six of the men were in police custody at the time of their killing

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

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