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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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Uganda: Arrest of dozens for attending peaceful meetings is absurd

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

Sudan: Hundreds of Darfuri student protesters stopped at the capital's gates

19 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

Pakistan: Justice for Parachinar victims

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

Hong Kong: President Xi's attack on human rights a grave threat to city's freedoms

29 June 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

Russia: Police humiliate and mistreat hundreds of detained peaceful protesters

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

Russia: Mass arrests tighten authorities' stranglehold on freedom of expression

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

Saudi Arabia: 14 protesters facing execution after unfair trials

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

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