Amnesty International Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Amnesty Internationalnoun

uk   us  
an ​internationalorganization that ​works to ​persuadegovernments to ​releasepeople who are in ​prison for ​theirbeliefs and to ​stop the use of torture and ​punishment by ​death
(Definition of Amnesty International from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Amnesty International”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大赦国际…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大赦國際,國際特赦組織…
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