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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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Chile: Closure of investigation into crimes against Mapuche leader puts Indigenous Peoples at risk

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

Russia: Knee-jerk repression as LGBTI activists arrested over Chechnya petition

11 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Libya: University professor latest in string of victims targeted in epidemic of militia abductions

8 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Chibok anniversary a chilling reminder of Boko Haram's ongoing scourge of abductions

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

Uganda: Detention of feminist academic for criticizing president a travesty

10 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Man Released From Long Secret Detention

2 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: 1000 days since Chibok girls abduction, government must redouble efforts to secure freedom of all abductees

8 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Syria: Abducted Activists' Whereabouts Remain Unknown 3 Years on, No Word on Douma 4

9 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mali: Trial of former junta leader must bring justice for abductions, torture and murder

28 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria's Forgotten Children

10 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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