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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: Torture of Channel 4 journalists highlights need to investigate Darfur chemical attacks

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

Turkey: US Secretary of State must call for the release of more than 120 jailed journalists

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

UAE: Prominent academic jailed for 10 years over tweets in outrageous blow to freedom of expression

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

A license to torture

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

Myanmar: Investigate police use of force against protestors at troubled mine

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

Fiji: Drop politically-motivated sedition charges against The Fiji Times

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

Mexico: "Open season" on journalists as third reporter killed in a month

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

Sudan: Criminalization of human rights work threatens protection of freedoms

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

Azerbaijan: Activists targeted by 'government-sponsored' cyber attack

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

Uganda: Ruling against journalist's attacker a rare victory for press freedom

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

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