Amnesty International

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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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Ethical hiring practices as a tool to protect the human rights of migrant workers;
Players defend and protect the human race from an alien invasion as they assume the controls of next-generation combat-ready Defender ships.
We call on the security forces charged with responsibility for maintaining order and peace to fulfill their duties, respect the new administration, protect the human rights and fundamental freedoms of Somalis, and refrain from political activity, partisan behavior, or abandoning their post.
An example of the importance of controlling animal disease to protect the human population is the outbreak of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), more commonly known as Mad Cow Disease.
The lawsuit claims that Aventis failed to act to protect the human food chain from contamination with Starlink corn, and seeks to hold Aventis responsible for the harm it has caused to non-Starlink farmers as a result.
The mission of The American Foundation for Aids Research (amfAR) is to prevent HIV infection and the disease and death associated with it and to protect the human rights of all people threatened by the epidemic of HIV / AIDS.
The result is that the factories have created safer, more informed workplaces that better protect the human rights of workers.
An all natural immune supporting dietary supplement, BioChoice contains the right natural protective antibodies and immune co-factors that work within the immune system to help protect the human body.
Complement operates by inducing a chain reaction of enzyme activation, or a cascade, resulting in an inflammatory response to protect the human body.
In a desperate attempt to protect the humans from these feared invaders, the asteroid was put into a deep freeze, leaving all things present immobile.