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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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Gambia: Prison sentences for opposition leaders continues downward spiral for human rights

20 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain shatters façade of reform with ruthless persecution of key opposition leader

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

Burundi: One year on, Burundians pay the price of entrenched human rights crisis

26 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Political imprisonment in numbers

24 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Uganda: Violations against opposition party impeding its efforts to contest election outcome

26 February 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: Political activist jailed as insidious clampdown continues

24 February 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Venezuela: Killing of opposition politician sparks fears of spiralling violence

26 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iraq: Kurdistan Regional Government must rein in armed political party militias and investigate killings during protests

21 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Burkina Faso: No amnesty for soldiers who killed unarmed civilians

14 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Fresh evidence of casualties underscores need for impartial investigation into Turkish airstrikes in Kandil Mountains

11 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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