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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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Thailand: Amnesty International Thailand's Chair and other activists face jail for exposing torture

26 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Independent monitors must be allowed to access detainees amid torture allegations

24 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ending Torture of Prisoners of Conscience in Vietnam

12 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico´s faces a test to end torture of women by police and military

12 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ireland: Deportation to Jordan would risk backsliding on absolute ban on torture

6 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Torture against women in Mexico: The Facts

28 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thailand: Withdraw charges against human rights defenders

20 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

EU risks fuelling horrific abuse of refugees and migrants in Libya

14 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iraq: Authorities must rein in forces amid allegations of torture and deaths in custody

8 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico: Woman tortured by police is released from prison after four years of injustice

7 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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