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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May 13, 2014

Call on Nigerian authorities to address the case of Moses Akatugba and implement safeguards against torture, including by allowing human rights monitors access to prisons.

May 13, 2014

Take action to stop torture in Mexico. We are calling for allegations of torture by Claudia Medina Tamariz and others to be investigated and prosecuted in line with human rights standards.

May 12, 2014

The Director of Casa Alianza Honduras was beaten and detained by military police on 8 May. He believes his mistreatment was in retaliation for speaking out against violence against children.

May 12, 2014

A woman gang-raped by eight men who accused her of adultery is now at risk of being caned for this “offense” in Indonesia’s Aceh province.