Luxembourg:Stamp on Amnesty International

\"\"Luxembourg has released a stamp on 50 years of Amnesty International on 15th March 2011.Amnesty International is a movement dedicated to human rights of which independence and impartiality are fundamental principles. On 28 May 1961, the first campaign was launched following the appearance of an article in the Observer titled: “The Forgotten Prisoners”.In 1977 Amnesty received the Nobel Peace Prize. 2011 marks the 50th anniversary of the Amnesty International movement whose first international meeting took place on 22 and 23 July 1961 in Luxembourg-City.The association includes more than 3 million members and sympathizers in more than 150 countries and regions.

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One Response to Luxembourg:Stamp on Amnesty International


    Amnesty International is almost comparable to Red Cross. Why GOI has not honored it by issuing a postage stamp. Maybe, it is too outspoken.

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