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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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Turkey: Media purge threatens freedom of expression

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

Ukraine: Car bomb killing of journalist despicable attack on freedom of expression

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

Lesotho: Shooting of newspaper editor is a chilling attack on freedom of expression

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

Bahrain: Farcical trial of Nabeel Rajab a barefaced assault on freedom of expression

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

Philippines: President Duterte must break the cycle of human rights violations

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

Morocco: Journalists risk imprisonment for running smartphone app training

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

Zambia: Detained newspaper owner and staff must be immediately and unconditionally released

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

Bangladesh: Drop charges against journalist

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

Zambia: Closure of independent newspaper a ploy to crackdown on freedom of the press

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

Gambia: Crackdown and brutal repression in run up to elections

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

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