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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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Cameroon: Three human rights organizations demand release of students sentenced to 10 years over Boko Haram joke

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

Saudi Arabia: Arrest of two prominent activists a deadly blow for human rights

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

Lesotho: Arrest of journalist a spurious and cynical ploy to intimidate the press

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

Iran: Arrest of human rights defender seeking truth about disappeared family members

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

Human rights activist arrested by Palestinian security forces over Facebook posts

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

Sudan: Dr Mudawi released after eight months of wrongful imprisonment

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

Detention with no end in Sight for Human Rights Defender Hanan Badr el-Din

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

Yemen: Activist detained by Huthi-Saleh forces must be freed

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

China: Trial of prominent activist 'The Butcher' a cruel farce

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

Morocco: Dozens arrested over mass protests in Rif report torture in custody

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

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