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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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Russia: kidnappings, torture and killings of men suspected of homosexuality are actually happening in Chechnya

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

Russian authorities ban Putin 'gay clown' meme but fail to investigate homophobic killings

6 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russian Federation: Detained members of corruption watchdog are prisoners of conscience and should be freed immediately

31 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Navalny jailed and hundreds arrested in violent clampdown

27 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Crimea: Rapidly Deteriorating Human Rights Situation in the International Blind Spot

17 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: 'Deeply alarming' raid targets human rights activist and journalist Zoya Svetova

28 February 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Government vs. Rights Groups

21 February 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Court offers 'chink of light' in case brought by jailed protester Ildar Dadin

10 February 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Domestic violence law puts women at greater risk

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

Russian Federation: Constitutional Court ruling - an opportunity to annul criminalisation of "unauthorised" peaceful protest

23 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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