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March 28, 2012
Police beat and sexually harassed four women detained during an anti-government rally, according to testimony gathered by Amnesty International.
March 27, 2012
Government's urged to act as European Parliament prepares report on the illegal transfer, disappearance, and torture of detainees.
March 20, 2012
Azerbaijani authorities must investigate claims that musicians were beaten in custody after insulting President Aliyev's mother during a performance.
March 14, 2012

A grim catalogue of torture has emerged from former detainees describing their treatment in Syria’s detention centres since the predominantly peaceful protests began in March 2011.

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