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Press Release
February 5, 2016

The Department of Defense today disclosed nearly 200 previously unreleased photographs pertaining to torture and other ill-treatment of prisoners carried out by U.S. forces in Iraq, Afghanistan [an...

Press Release
January 6, 2016

Last month, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter approved the transfer of 17 detainees from the Guantánamo detention site. Today, Khalid al Dhuby and Mahmoud Omar Bin Atef
became the first...

Victory
December 15, 2015

Political activist Ko Wai Lu has been released from prison in Myanmar upon completion of his sentence.

Victory
December 2, 2015

Bus driver and father of four Adrián Vásquez Lagunes was released from prison on 2 December near Tijuana, Mexico, more than three years after he was arrested and tortured by state police and accuse...

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