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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: Lift rights restrictions that stifle dialogue during transition

16 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Afghanistan: Deadly attack on TV station is a horrific crime

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

Zimbabwe: Journalist arrest a tactic to intimidate him and others for doing their work

3 October 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia: Wave of arrests targets last vestiges of freedom of expression

15 September 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

DRC: Block on social media images an appalling attack on freedom of expression

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

Israel: Plans to shut down Al Jazeera an attack on media freedom

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

Thailand: Drop sedition charges against prominent journalist for Facebook posts

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

EU: Egypt's dark human rights record must not be swept beneath carpet

19 July 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

Indonesia: Ahok conviction for blasphemy is an injustice

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

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