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June 25, 2014
Ali al-Akermi spent nearly 30 years as a prisoner of conscience in Libya under Colonel Mu’ammar al-Gaddafi, including 18 years at the notorious Abu Salim Prison where he endured years of torture and o...
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June 25, 2014
In recognition of International Day in Support of Victims of Torture on Thursday, June 26, Amnesty International has organized demonstrations in cities across the country to stand in solidarity with s...
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June 25, 2014
The Sudanese government should charge or release recently detained political activists and investigate all allegations that they have been subjected to torture and ill-treatment.
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June 25, 2014
Commonly held myths about torture are contributing to its ongoing use around the world. Here we debunk five of the biggest misconceptions. 

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