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Mexico: Torture and ill-treatment increased by 600% in the last decade

News Sep 15, 2014 - Amnesty International (AI) released a new report drawing an alarming conclusion about torture and ill-treatment in Mexico. According to AI, reported cases of

Amnesty International: New worldwide campaign against torture

News May 13, 2014 - According to Amnesty International (AI), more than half of the 155 state parties who ratified the UN Convention against Torture (CAT) are still

Syria: Systematic torture constitutes a crime against humanity according to the UN

News Apr 15, 2014 - The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) released a new paper confirming the systematic and widespread use of torture

United States: CIA accused to have lied about severity of torture methods and their effectiveness

News Apr 03, 2014 - A report by the Senate Intelligence Committee which is responsible for the monitoring of the United States Intelligence Community accuses the Central Intelligence

Sri Lanka: Systematic violence including torture and rape by security forces against Tamil people

News Mar 26, 2014 - A new report accuses Sri Lanka’s security forces to still systematically use violence, including torture and rape, against Tamil men

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Atlas of Torture Project

Final Comparative Report published