Amnesty International

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Related to Amnesty International: Greenpeace, UNICEF, Human Rights Watch
An organization that works for the release of persons detained anywhere for their consciously held beliefs, colour, ethnic origin, sex, religion, or language, provided they have neither used nor advocated violence. Amnesty International opposes torture and the death penalty
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It has now become clear that human rights is not the priority of Amnesty International as it has become the tool of the opposition to spread their agenda," said Mr Al Sa'ati, who also heads parliament's human rights committee.
It also overlooks the fact that Amnesty International is completely independent of any political ideology, economic interest or religion," he added.
Amnesty International has repeatedly emphasized that the very existence of Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories violates international law, a matter on which there is international consensus and is reflected in UN Security Council resolutions.
According to report, Amnesty international said that with reference to a letter receive by it from wife of Col (Retd) Habib it has demanded of Indian government to set free Colonel Habib on humanitarian grounds who had not gone to Nepal on some mission or official work.
Amnesty International has documented several cases of people cut off from parents, children and spouses as a result.
I suspect Amnesty International is serving some political agenda.
We have credible evidence of horrific injuries, and estimates of up to 250 deaths, caused by dozens of suspected chemical weapons attacks against civilian populations over the past nine months," said Tirana Hassan, Director of Crisis Response at Amnesty International.
Her aunt Fadah Jassan, who lives in London, and campaign group Amnesty International are calling for Russia, the US and the UN to arrange evacuation.
The blog claims that Amnesty International "carried out extensive research.
This incident brings us to the conclusion that the so-called critical report issued by Amnesty International is biased, may also be politically motivated or depends on how much money is given to the 'researcher' of the cases.
com)-- Nashville's chapter of Amnesty International will welcome Carlos Mauricio as keynote speaker for its September 20 conference.