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

10/18/2017 - 10:52 Russia: Homophobic legislation used to persecute activist who shared LGBTI articles on Facebook
10/18/2017 - 05:41 Australian firm Canstruct takes up toxic contract profiting from the abuse of refugees
10/18/2017 - 03:58 Myanmar: Crimes against humanity terrorize and drive Rohingya out
10/17/2017 - 09:27 Zambia: President Lungu must uphold human rights of all
10/17/2017 - 09:17 Turkey: Dismay as fantastical allegations accepted by court
10/13/2017 - 09:03 Iran: 17-year-old boy at risk of imminent execution
10/13/2017 - 02:48 Cameroon: Inmates packed like sardines in overcrowded prisons following deadly Anglophone protests
10/12/2017 - 10:24 Celebrities join call on Turkey to release human rights defenders, still in jail after 100 days
10/12/2017 - 08:48 Philippines: Fundamental policy shift needed to end murderous war on drugs
10/12/2017 - 06:22 Turkey must release human rights defenders still in jail after 100 days
10/12/2017 - 03:34 Kenya: Ban on demonstrations must not legitimize police crackdowns
10/11/2017 - 10:41 CAR: Fresh evidence UN peacekeepers drugged and raped young woman
10/11/2017 - 09:31 Nigeria: Justice impossible unless Boko Haram terror suspects get fair trials
10/10/2017 - 23:04 Singapore: Executions continue in flawed attempt to tackle drug crime, despite limited reforms
10/10/2017 - 12:33 Paraguay: Ministry of Education and Science resolution threatens human rights
10/10/2017 - 11:30 2017 Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders goes to Mohamed Zaree
10/10/2017 - 06:38 Greece: Vote on legal gender recognition is an historic step forward for transgender rights
10/09/2017 - 07:42 Myanmar: Rohingya boat drowning shows no let-up in Rakhine state desperation