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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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Iraq: Security challenges do not give carte blanche to commit human rights violations

5 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Trigger-happy: Rio's security forces show their true colours ahead of Olympics

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

Indonesia: Police chief's shocking torture admission only tip of iceberg

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

Sudan: Government must investigate brutal killing of 18-year-old university student by intelligence agents

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

Zimbabwe: Deplorable attack on brother of missing activist must be urgently investigated

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

Republic of Congo: Air strikes hit residential areas including schools

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

Bahrain: Hopes for justice and reform fading five years since 2011 uprising

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

Uganda: Arbitrary arrests and excessive use of force hindering debate in run-up to elections

7 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Macedonia: Tear gas and rubber bullets as border tensions mount

3 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Tunisia: Sweeping crackdown signals abuse of emergency measures

2 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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