Amnesty International ( Amnesty International )

Amnesty International

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Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty and AI) is a non-governmental organisation focused on human rights with over 3 million members and supporters around the world. The objective of the organisation is "to conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights, and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated."

Amnesty International press release, blog etc

01/04/2018 - 08:53 Iran: Stop increasingly ruthless crackdown and investigate deaths of protesters
01/04/2018 - 01:27 China: Sham trial exposes absurd charge against Tibetan activist
01/03/2018 - 05:46 Ethiopia: Closure of torture chamber could signal new chapter for human rights
01/03/2018 - 01:36 Yemen: Huthis must quash death sentence of Baha'i prisoner of conscience
12/21/2017 - 20:42 Former Soviet states entrenching homophobia and demoralizing LGBTI rights activists
12/21/2017 - 15:49 Israel/OPT: Military must end excessive force to avoid further bloodshed and deaths
12/21/2017 - 07:36 Cameroon: Radio France Internationale journalists 10 year sentence quashed
12/20/2017 - 02:24 Myanmar: Outrageous denial of access to top UN official
12/20/2017 - 02:10 Ukraine: Drop spurious charges against prisoner of conscience on trial for treason
12/18/2017 - 22:14 Japan: Two hanged as secretive executions continue
12/18/2017 - 09:54 Mexico: Amnesty International chief slams interior security law and calls on Mexican president to veto it
12/18/2017 - 09:11 Crimea: More than 70 Crimean Tatar activists put on trial simultaneously in brazen crackdown
12/18/2017 - 02:47 Nepal: Migrant workers failed by government, exploited by businesses
12/14/2017 - 05:47 Kenya: Landmark death penalty judgement must lead to full abolition of cruel punishment
12/13/2017 - 08:33 Philippines: Extension of martial law a threat to civilians in Mindanao
12/13/2017 - 06:59 El Salvador: Failure to release woman jailed after miscarriage, outrageous step backward for justice
12/13/2017 - 01:10 Nigeria: Families of hundreds of Shia Muslims killed in Zaria still await justice
12/12/2017 - 20:01 Kosovo: Compensation for wartime rape survivors but still no justice