Amnesty International

The 1993 Report on Human Rights Around the World (Amnesty International Report) by Amnesty International

Publisher: Hunter House

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 69
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Subjects:

  • Human Rights,
  • International Relations,
  • Reference,
  • Political And Civil Rights,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11332198M
ISBN 100897931416
ISBN 109780897931410

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You can order the book today. Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty or AI) is a non-governmental organization with its headquarters in the United Kingdom focused on human organization says it has more than eight million members and supporters around the world.

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