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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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Iraq: Halt imminent executions after new batch of death sentences ratified

24 August 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Human Rights Priorities for the New Gambian Government

2 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

The Death penalty in 2016: Facts and figures

11 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Item 3: High-level Panel Discussion on the Question of the Death Penalty: the Death Penalty and the Prohibition of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

28 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Mongolia: Logistical Challenges Should not Delay Abolition of Death Penalty and Measures to Combat Torture

13 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Saudi Arabia: Upholding of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr's death sentence signals ongoing assault on dissent

27 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

The resumption of executions in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq is a step backwards

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

Iraq must commute the death sentence of former MP

26 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

The Human Rights Council must call for the protection of human rights defenders in Gambia: Amnesty International written statement to the 27th session of the UN Human Rights Council (8 to 26 September 2014)

11 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Belarus: HRC must clearly condemn the use of the death penalty in Belarus. Oral statement to the 26th session of the UN Human Rights Council

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

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