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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August 1, 2013

Paramilitaries have threatened to kill human rights defenders Hernando Mejía López and David Espinoza in the northern Colombian city of Barrancabermeja.

August 1, 2013

Asylum-seekers arriving to Australia by boat are currently being flown, or are at imminent risk of being flown, to Papua New Guinea, purportedly to assess their asylum claims and, if found to be re...

July 30, 2013

Two international volunteers accompanying a Honduran community whose members are campaigning against a mining project were recently abducted. Although released, the safety of both the community and...

July 30, 2013

Raisa Radchenko was released from the psychiatric hospital on 26 July. More pressure is needed to ensure that a criminal investigation is carried out into her illegal subjection to psychiatric trea...