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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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Tunisia must live up to promises to end impunity for security forces at UN Human Rights Council

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

Chad: Increasing use of repressive laws amid brutal crackdown on human rights activists

14 September 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

Russia: Decision to deport journalist to Uzbekistan puts him at risk of persecution and torture

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

Greece: Authorities must investigate allegations of excessive use of force and ill-treatment of asylumseekers in Lesvos

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

Egypt: Investigate apparent torture and death in custody of Coptic man

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

Cameroon's Secret Torture Chambers: Human Rights Violations and War Crimes in the Fight Against Boko Haram

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

Morocco/Western Sahara: Verdict in Sahrawi trial marred by failure to adequately investigate torture claims

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

Morocco/Western Sahara: Torture Allegations Cast Shadow over Trial

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

Bahrain: Jail term for human rights defender Nabeel Rajab exposes authorities' relentless campaign to wipe out dissent

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

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