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Amnesty International in the UK - standing up for human rights across the world, wherever justice, freedom, fairness and truth are denied.
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Amnesty UK 8h
This Thursday – on – MPs will debate why it’s so important for children to be safely reunited with their families. Get your MP to the debate:
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Tom Ciotkowski filmed French riot police preventing volunteers from distributing food to migrants and refugees in Calais. The police filed a complaint against him. Now he's risking five years in prison.
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Cinema + Kitchen + Sessions + Kids 8h
Thank you Sharon Natt for the great review! "Stories are universal – they're what connects us. And in these divided times, spaces like The Welcome Cinema + Kitchen are more important than ever."
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Amnesty UK 8h
This Thursday – on – MPs will debate why it’s so important for children to be safely reunited with their families. Get your MP to the debate:
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Kate Allen 8h
With Richard Ratcliffe on day 3 of his and Nazanin’s hunger strike. The Iranian Embassy have put their barriers up and tried to move Richard but he is staying here. Make sure you drop by to give support.
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Amnesty International Blackheath and Greenwich Jun 15
The total raised for human rights campaigning at the today is £12,161.95. Huge thanks to all those who volunteered, donated books and bought books. You’re contributions are hugely appreciated. Thank you. A real community effort.
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Amnesty UK 9h
Replying to @erna_solberg
Taibeh has never been to Afghanistan. But right now Norway is deporting her and her brothers there, aged 16, 20 and 22, after separating them from their mother who is too sick to travel. This is inhumane. Tell Norway's PM to bring them home, now.
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Amnesty UK 9h
Amazing news to kick off ! 👏👏🏽👏🏿
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Amnesty UK 9h
Join us and Nazanin's husband Richard outside the Iranian embassy throughout the week for a series of vigils. We'll be painting, laying tulips and telling jokes to lift Richard's spirits. See here for more:
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Amnesty UK 12h
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Or send us your 'make a difference in a minute' video for on our website
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Amnesty UK 12h
A Family is...the one thing you couldn't live without! What does your family mean to you? Reply with your line below 👇
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Amnesty UK 13h
Norway: 'Callous decision' to deport family to Afghanistan “Uprooting these three young siblings from the communities where they have lived ... and deporting them alone to a warzone is an unconscionable abuse of power" Massimo Moratti Read more here 👇
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Amnesty UK 14h
Next Monday, a funny and powerful show comes to London - with refugee actors at centre-stage. From prisons in Libya and Greece to raising future sons, the show Pizza Shop Heroes shines a light on masculinity and forced migration. Get your ticket here:
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Amnesty UK 14h
"Unless we see concrete progress towards restoring Rohingya rights, those providing support or assistance in Rakhine ... risks being complicit in the state’s enforced segregation and crimes against humanity,” says Laura Haigh, Amnesty International
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Amnesty UK 15h
"Nazanin had vowed that if we passed Gabriella's fifth birthday with her still inside, then she would do something – to mark to both governments that 'enough is enough" - Richard Ratcliffe '
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Amnesty UK 15h
Update from Richard outside . He's on hunger strike alongside his wife Nazanin Zaghari-Ratlcliffe. It's a crucial time to put pressure on to meet her demands. Do your part by signing and sharing the petition here:
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Amnesty UK Jun 15
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe & her husband Richard have started a hunger strike today. The demand is simple - she must be freed. We'll post a daily video diary from Richard where he's camped out in front of . Follow us to keep up to date with the situation
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Amnesty UK Jun 15
We'll be publishing a video diary from her husband Richard who will be on hunger strike along side her.
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Amnesty UK Jun 15
More than 200 high-rise buildings in England with cladding similar to that used on Grenfell Tower are yet to have work to remove it.
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Amnesty UK Jun 14
Refugees in Lebanon are being pushed back to Syria through a combination of restrictive government policies, dire humanitarian conditions and rampant discrimination
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