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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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Turkey: Re-arrest of four human rights defenders a cruel and retrograde step

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

Time for deeds, not words: achieving positive human rights change in Uzbekistan

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

Angola: Victory for civil society as court strikes down NGO law

14 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

Rwanda: Decades of attacks repression and killings set the scene for next month's election

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

China: Authorities must end ruthless crackdown on human rights lawyers and activists

7 July 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

Hungary Amnesty International will not comply with repressive new NGO law

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

Hungary: NGO law a vicious and calculated assault on civil society

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

Bahrain: Halt the targeting of critic living abroad through the harassment of his family in Bahrain

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

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