All texts on the issue Widespread Torture
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
News Feb 02, 2015 - Amnesty International (AI) reports about the “wheel of torture”, which was discovered in a secret detention centre in the Philippines and used by
News Nov 19, 2014 - In 2009, the Anti-Torture Act was passed by the Government of the Philippines, a landmark for the recognition of human rights in the
News Nov 19, 2014 - Two UN Special Rapporteurs conducted their first visit to Gambia. Although they followed an invitation of the Gambian Government, they were prevented from
News Sep 29, 2014 - In June 2014, the United Nations Human Rights Council established a Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea to investigate allegations of human rights abuses.