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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June 14, 2013

New death threats have been made against workers at the 72 migrants’ shelter in southern Mexico. The authorities have not fully implemented agreed protection measures, leaving staff exposed to atta...

June 10, 2013

Three ethnic Uzbeks are at risk of being extradited from Russia to Kyrgyzstan, where they would be at serious risk of torture and other ill-treatment.

June 6, 2013
Disappearances-whether abductions by criminal gangs or enforced disappearances involving public officials is shocking. There is impunity, people at risk and the fate of thousands of victims unknown.
February 20, 2013

There are increased concerns for the well-being of prominent Syrian human rights lawyer Khalil Ma’touq after the state denied holding him.