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Torture is widespread and systematic in Eritrea according to the UN Commission of Inquiry

News Jun 09, 2015 - The Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in Eritrea reports that torture, disappearances, forces labour, sexual violence and extrajudicial executions are widespread and

Syria: Torture still widespread and systematic and used by all sides

News Feb 24, 2015 - The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, urged the Syrian authorities to immediately take steps to end the continuing

Iraq: Children tortured, abused and mass-executed by ISIS

News Feb 09, 2015 - In the beginning of February, the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) published its Concluding Observations on the treatment of

United States: Long-awaited release of CIA’s torture report

News Dec 10, 2014 - The long expected report about the CIA’s torture methods of the Senate Intelligence Committee was published on Tuesday. The US authorities were therefore

Nigeria: Torture is “an integral part of policing in Nigeria“

News Sep 22, 2014 - Amnesty International (AI) published a new report of the alarming situation of the routine use of torture and ill-treatment by security forces and

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