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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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Sudan: Dr Mudawi released after eight months of wrongful imprisonment

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

Malaysia: Bangladeshi human rights activist detained

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

Saudi Arabia must not deport Sudanese prisoners of conscience

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

Venezuela: Leopoldo López moved to 'house arrest' as repression deepens

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

China: Labour activist jailed for four and a half years for publishing account of Tiananmen crackdown

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

Director of Amnesty International Turkey must be released from incommunicado detention

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

China must release critically ill Liu Xiaobo

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

Saudi Arabia's new Crown Prince: Actions speak louder than words – release prisoners of conscience

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

Zimbabwe: Pastor Mawarire's arrest a case of history repeating itself

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

Russian YouTuber convicted of blasphemy after playing Pokémon Go in a church

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

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