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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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Iran: Wrongfully imprisoned Kurdish human rights defender's life hangs in the balance

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

Iran: 16-year-sentence against critically ill human rights defender signals all-out repression

19 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Teenager tortured into 'confessing' days away from execution

12 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Overdue release of artist must be followed by freedom for other prisoners of conscience

4 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iranian man to be imminently executed denied the right to appeal

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

Death penalty 2015: Facts and figures

6 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Tortured filmmaker and musicians face imminent arrest amid crackdown on artists

1 March 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Iran: Renewed death sentences for juvenile offenders show 'contempt' for children's rights

8 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Barring refugees from Balkans is discriminatory

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

Iran: Execution of two juvenile offenders in just a few days makes a mockery of Iran's juvenile justice system

14 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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