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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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June 24, 2014
Dr Duarte Vieira, one of world’s leading medical forensic experts, and Dr Juliet Cohen, Head of Doctors at Freedom from Torture, talk to Amnesty International about the science of documenting torture.

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