Torture is a Crime

The release of a Senate’s report summary on CIA torture once again makes crystal clear that the US government used torture. Demand accountability!

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December 4, 2014

Adivasi villagers fear further repercussions by the authorities after allegations by 25 people that they were beaten by police while protesting the arrests of other villagers on 26 November.

December 1, 2014

Following national and international mobilization, the President has objected and returned the proposed reform of the Criminal Code which maintained full criminalization of abortion to the Congress...

November 25, 2014

The Mexican authorities have yet to establish the whereabouts of 43 students who have been victims of enforced disappearance since 26 September.

November 20, 2014

He is a human rights defender. If convicted he could be sentenced to up to two years’ imprisonment and a heavy fine. If imprisoned, he would be considered a prisoner of conscience.