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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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Indonesia: Caning of gay men an outrageous act of cruelty

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

Indonesia: Revoke the caning sentence of gay men in Aceh

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

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

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

Malaysia: Extradition puts three Turkish men at risk of torture

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

Bahrain: End Degrading Treatment of Activists

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

Mexico: New torture law, glimmer of hope that must translate into justice

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

Nepal: Need Effective Steps to Enforce Court Verdicts

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

Australia/PNG: Shooting incident at Manus Island centre exemplifies the failure of offshore processing

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

Israel must end 'unlawful and cruel' policies towards Palestinian prisoners

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

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