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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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Egypt: 16 men jailed amidst unprecedented homophobic crackdown

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

Egypt: Release journalist who has spent two years behind bars without charge or trial

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

Egypt: Draft bill to criminalize same-sex relations amid unprecedented homophobic crackdown

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

Egypt: End two year arbitrary detention of human rights defender Hisham Gaafar

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

Egypt escalates LGBTI crackdown with fresh wave of arrests and anal examinations

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

Egypt: Six men facing anal examinations for 'debauchery' amid homophobic crackdown

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

Egypt: Former presidential candidate given jail term in bid to stop him running in 2018 election

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

Egypt: Irish national acquitted, hundreds sentenced following grossly unfair mass trial

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

Egypt: Release 24 Nubian activists detained after protest calling for respect of their cultural rights

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

NGO websites latest targets of Egypt's online clampdown

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

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