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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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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

Iran: Four death row prisoners at imminent risk amid reports of secret executions

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

Belarus: Death row prisoner executed in secret

23 April 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

India: Commutation of another death sentence must spur rethink on death penalty

31 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

North Korea: The Human Rights Council must take action to ensure an end to crimes against humanity in Democratic Republic of Korea: Amnesty International's written statement to the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council (3 - 28 March 2014)

3 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Indonesia: Pro-justicia inquiry a key opportunity to address past abuses in Aceh

14 October 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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