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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: Investigate police killings of pro-opposition protesters

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

Indonesia: Investigate police's use of lethal force against Papuans in Deiyai

11 August 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

Uganda: Arrest of dozens for attending peaceful meetings is absurd

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

Egypt: Investigate apparent torture and death in custody of Coptic man

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

Tunisia: Proposed bill could give security forces carte blanche to use unnecessary lethal force

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

A Perfect Storm: The failure of European Policies in the Central Mediterranean

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

Turkey: Blocking of Istanbul Pride March the latest blow to right to freedom of expression and peaceful assembly

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

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

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