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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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A license to torture

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

UAE Decision not to release Osama al-Najjar 'indefensible'

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

Evidence shows Palestinian security forces violently suppressed peaceful protest in Ramallah

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

Philippines: The death penalty is an inhumane, unlawful and ineffective response to drugs

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

Lesotho: Quash 'mutiny' charges against freed soldiers

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

Israel: Detention of Palestinian journalist on hunger strike without charge 'unjust and cruel'

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

Tunisia: Indictments a step closer for justice in Faysal Baraket's case of death under torture

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

Shutdown of renowned torture rehabilitation centre in Egypt

9 February 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Kyrgyzstan: Profound abuse of rights continues: Prisoner of conscience Azimjan Askarov remains behind bars

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

Iran: Wave of floggings, amputations and other vicious punishments

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

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