Amnesty International ( Amnesty International )

Amnesty International

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About Amnesty International

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

08/16/2018 - 08:14 Turkey: Released Amnesty Chair hopes justice will prevail for all victims of politically motivated prosecutions
08/16/2018 - 06:42 Afghanistan: Student massacre is a war crime
08/16/2018 - 05:58 Kazakhstan: Feminist LGBTI activist standing trial for photoshoot
08/15/2018 - 23:54 Bigger, bolder and more inclusive: Kumi Naidoo sets out his vision for human rights
08/15/2018 - 08:18 Turkey: Amnesty Turkeys Chair released after more than a year behind bars
08/15/2018 - 08:08 Mauritania: Arrests of opposition leader, anti-slavery activist and two journalists point to worrying pre-election crackdown
08/15/2018 - 06:27 Senegal: Unfair trials of senior opposition members spark human rights concerns ahead of UN review
08/14/2018 - 10:12 Italy/Malta: Stop playing with refugee and migrants lives by closing ports
08/14/2018 - 09:36 Mozambique: Effectively closing the media space with exorbitant accreditation fees
08/13/2018 - 04:20 Azerbaijan: Prisoner of conscience Ilgar Mammadovs early release is long overdue
08/10/2018 - 08:31 Libya: Tawergha IDP camp attacked by militia in danger of further attack and demolition
08/10/2018 - 06:18 Cuba: Leader of opposition group held incommunicado
08/10/2018 - 04:07 Cameroon: New video shows more brutal killings by armed forces
08/08/2018 - 23:37 Argentina: Senators squander an historic opportunity upon rejecting the legalization of abortion
08/08/2018 - 23:34 Kenya: Indigenous peoples targeted as forced evictions continue despite government promises
08/08/2018 - 22:46 UN: New High Commissioner will enter a tumultuous era for human rights
08/08/2018 - 22:42 Ecuador: International coalition calls on President Moreno to protect Natures Guardians after attacks
08/07/2018 - 23:05 Egypt: Amal Fathy referral to trial a shocking case of injustice