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

05/20/2018 - 23:18 South Korea: Release of union leader must spur government to reform demonstration laws
05/18/2018 - 11:01 Sri Lanka: Release lists of the forcibly disappeared
05/18/2018 - 03:44 Global Wikipedia edit-a-thon shines spotlight on the unsung women defending human rights around the world
05/18/2018 - 03:04 Syria: New property law punishes the displaced and could obstruct investigation of war crimes
05/18/2018 - 02:16 Australia: Healthcare rollbacks put refugee lives and health at risk
05/17/2018 - 04:26 Lebanon: Crackdown on Beirut Pride an outrageous attempt to deny human rights of LGBTI people
05/16/2018 - 23:47 Yemen: Fierce new offensive displaces tens of thousands of civilians from Hodeidah
05/16/2018 - 10:59 Zambia: Musician and activist Pilato must be released immediately and unconditionally
05/16/2018 - 08:25 Bahrain: Citizenship of 115 people revoked in ludicrous mass trial
05/16/2018 - 08:09 Burundi: Referendum marred by harassment and intimidation
05/16/2018 - 07:22 Malaysia: Release of prisoner of conscience Anwar Ibrahim a momentous day for human rights
05/16/2018 - 06:00 Acclaimed Writers and Artists Call on China to Free Poet and Artist Liu Xia
05/16/2018 - 02:11 Libya: Shameful EU policies fuel surge in detention of migrants and refugees
05/15/2018 - 03:53 Kenya: Sengwer evictions from Embobut Forest flawed and illegal
05/15/2018 - 03:09 Pakistan: Campaign of hacking, spyware and surveillance targets human rights defenders
05/13/2018 - 12:40 State of Palestine: Free engineer jailed for Facebook post
05/12/2018 - 11:01 Brazil: International solidarity is crucial to solving activist Marielle Francos killing
05/11/2018 - 14:13 Niger: More than a hundred Sudanese nationals deported to Libya in critical situation and at risk of serious abuses including torture