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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November 18, 2013

The office of human rights organization Pro-Búsqueda was raided. In the raid, important information on cases was destroyed and computers with sensitive information were stolen.

November 18, 2013

Southern Yemeni political activist, Khaled al-Junaidi, has been held without charge in virtual incommunicado detention and is at risk of torture and ill-treatment.

November 18, 2013

The trial of two Sudanese activists, has been postponed until 26 November. They are at risk of imprisonment or flogging for ‘indecent behavior’.

November 18, 2013

Sixty families from two rural communities in the state of Maranhão, northeast Brazil, were left homeless and landless after being forcibly evicted by Maranhão police.