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Latest Reports

October 29, 2014

Lawless militias and armed groups on all sides of the conflict in western Libya are carrying out rampant human rights abuses, including war crimes, according to a new briefing from Amnesty International. "Rule of the Gun: Abductions, Torture and O...

October 20, 2014

During the USA’s first Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in 2010, 228 recommendations were made to it by other states. The USA supported 53 of the recommendations and rejected 57. It gave qualified or partial support to the remainder. Given the nu...

April 1, 2014

International law strictly prohibits the use of torture and other ill-treatment, and stipulates that governments are responsible for investigating torture allegations, bringing criminal proceedings in torture cases and compensating the victims....