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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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Saudi Arabia: Execution looms for at least 50 on death row, including Shi'a activists

26 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Damning findings of Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea require urgent response

16 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Pakistan: Attack on Ismaili Shi'a Muslims in Karachi is product of "climate of impunity"

13 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Authorities must deliver justice as third blogger is hacked to death

12 May 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Yemen: Authorities must bring planners of mosque suicide attacks to justice

20 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: 'Buddha bar' guilty verdict another blow to freedom of expression

17 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Buddhist nationalists stoke hatred in Myanmar

17 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Scrap 'race and religion laws' that could fuel discrimination and violence

3 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Myanmar: Detained for criticizing religious extremism: Htin Lin Oo

22 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Death sentence for "insulting the prophet"

26 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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