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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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Irish national Ibrahim Halawa released after four years unlawfully detained in an Egyptian prison

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

Turkey: US Secretary of State must call for the release of Amnesty Director and Chair

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

Syria: Expert analysis shows US-led coalition use of white phosphorus may amount to war crime

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

How President Trump's spat with Mexico will crush Central American refugees

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

Death penalty 2015: Facts and figures

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

USA: Afghan civilian killings require rigorous, thorough investigation

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

Twitter users on trial while Turkey hosts key UN Internet summit

2 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Guantánamo: 10 years of human wrongs

1 November 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Death Penalty: A decade on, executions are on the wane but challenges remain

10 October 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

USA: Guantánamo: A decade of damage to human rights and 10 anti-human rights messages Guantánamo still sends

16 December 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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