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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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European Commission "compacts" represent responsibility-shirking, not responsibility-sharing

27 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Time for Europe to end the refugee shame

28 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

New entry requirements for Syrians likely to block would-be refugees

6 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

World Refugee Day: UN Security Council's "spectacular failures" cause millions to flee

20 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Slovakia: Halt the extradition of Chechen asylum seeker to Russian Federation

16 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Egypt: New leader faces rights crisis

10 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Egypt: Release of detained Syria refugees is welcome step

20 December 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Rwanda: Reveal whereabouts of detained Rwandan refugee

1 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Thailand: Ensure access to justice and protection for Rohingya asylum-seekers

15 July 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

The Greek authorities must urgently accelerate the asylum system reforms and end detention of asylum seekers

21 March 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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