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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: Authorities must stem communal violence and stop killings by police

20 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Cameroon: Inmates 'packed like sardines' in overcrowded prisons following deadly Anglophone protests

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

Kenya: Ban on demonstrations must not legitimize police crackdowns

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

Russia: Scores of peaceful protesters detained at rallies on Vladimir Putin's birthday

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

Hong Kong: Freedom of expression under attack as scores of peaceful protesters face "chilling" prosecutions

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

Chad: Increasing use of repressive laws amid brutal crackdown on human rights activists

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

Saudi Arabia: Execution looms for teen tortured to "confess" to protest-related crimes

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

Egypt: Release 24 Nubian activists detained after protest calling for respect of their cultural rights

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

Hong Kong: "Vindictive" jail terms for pro-democracy leaders

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

Egypt: Rampant impunity for security forces illustrates dark legacy of Rabaa massacre

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

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