Torture Press Release

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03/26/2018 - 06:33
Alkarama submits shadow report to UN Committee against Torture ahead of review of Qatar
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03/25/2018 - 06:35
Gina Haspel is the wrong choice to head the CIA
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03/23/2018 - 15:11
Engler takes quick action to address campus community concerns about sexual assault programs
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03/23/2018 - 13:08
US Senate: Reject Haspel for CIA Director
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03/20/2018 - 23:51
Iraq: Alarming reports of more than 3,000 people facing death over terror-related offences
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03/20/2018 - 12:22
CAIR Submits Testimony Supporting Bill in Maryland General Assembly to Impose Reasonable Restrictions on Use of Solitary Confinement
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03/20/2018 - 08:38
UK/IRELAND: Hooded men torture ruling is "very disappointing"
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03/19/2018 - 09:06
The Philippines plan to withdraw from the International Criminal Court
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03/19/2018 - 05:55
Philippines: the Government should reconsider withdrawal from ICC
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03/16/2018 - 20:49
Politico Magazine: Gina Haspel Is a Torturer. What Else Does the Senate Need to Know?
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03/16/2018 - 13:01
Joint Letter to U.S. Senators Expressing Grave Concerns Over Nomination of Gina Haspel for CIA Director
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03/15/2018 - 11:05
The Center for Victims of Torture Strongly Opposes Haspel Nomination
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03/15/2018 - 08:58
Trump CIA Nominee Faces Possible Arrest Warrant in Germany
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03/14/2018 - 09:03
Morocco: Threatened with extradition to Egypt, journalist Hany Khater begins hunger strike to protest detention conditions
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Alkarama
03/13/2018 - 13:13
Iran: Stop Persecuting Families of People Who Died in Jail
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03/13/2018 - 13:06
PHR Expresses Concern over Nomination of Gina Haspel to Lead CIA
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03/13/2018 - 09:27
Iran: End Persecution of Families Seeking Truth and Justice for Detainees Who Have Died in Detention
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03/13/2018 - 07:32
Tunisia: Open letter urges government to end impunity for security forces
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03/13/2018 - 07:06
Iran: End Persecution of Families Seeking Truth and Justice For Detainees Who Died in Detention
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03/07/2018 - 20:44
The pain of hearing: Australias parliament recognises Yazidi genocide
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03/02/2018 - 10:52
UN torture prevention body to visit Uruguay
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03/01/2018 - 09:17
Migration policies can amount to ill-treatment and torture, UN rights expert warns
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02/28/2018 - 09:54
UN torture prevention experts announce resuming visit to Rwanda
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02/27/2018 - 07:04
Turkey: UN expert says deeply concerned by rise in torture allegations
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02/26/2018 - 02:32
UNs Committee against Torture issues new guidelines on asylum seekers rights
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02/23/2018 - 16:26
Unconstitutional Solitary Confinement Continues, Prisoners Attorneys Say
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02/21/2018 - 13:40
Private Corporation May be Sued for Role in Abu Ghraib Torture, Judge Rules
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02/20/2018 - 05:59
UN expert alarmed at Israeli Supreme Court's "license to torture ruling
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02/16/2018 - 08:59
Planned US execution of seriously ill Doyle Hamm may amount to torture, UN experts warn
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02/15/2018 - 10:05
Thailand: immediately stop criminal defamation complaint against torture victim
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02/14/2018 - 20:21
Kazakhstan: Businessman Alleges Torture
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02/14/2018 - 07:32
Human Rights Organizations call for the Release of 2 Uzbek Journalists
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02/13/2018 - 04:35
On Valentines Day: #Hearts4Refugees Fill Windows of CVTs Headquarters, Neighborhood in St. Paul
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02/12/2018 - 19:16
Uzbekistan: Investigate Torture of Journalist
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02/06/2018 - 17:17
Australia: Prisoners with Disabilities Neglected, Abused
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02/05/2018 - 07:44
United Nations Working Group qualifies detention of 18 individuals currently detained by the Egyptian authorities as arbitrary, requests their immediate release
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Alkarama
01/28/2018 - 21:13
Sri Lanka: Repeal Draconian Security Law
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01/26/2018 - 15:15
Egypt must halt executions, say UN human rights experts
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01/26/2018 - 14:25
United Nations experts call on Egyptian authorities to halt all executions following submission of evidence of unfair trials
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Alkarama
01/26/2018 - 00:00
Guantanamo Attorneys Condemn Trumps Planned Executive Order to Keep the Prison Open
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01/25/2018 - 14:37
The Center for Victims of Torture Files Amicus Brief: the Human Cost of Guantanamo
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01/25/2018 - 07:57
ACLU and Abolitionist Law Center Sue Pennsylvania to End Mandatory and Permanent Solitary Confinement for Prisoners Sentenced to Death
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01/19/2018 - 01:26
Men Rounded Up in Post-9/11 Sweeps Push Suit Against Warden for Physical, Verbal, Religious Abuse
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01/18/2018 - 07:09
Shadow report to UN Human Rights Committee highlights most pressing challenges faced by Lebanon
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Alkarama
01/03/2018 - 14:30
CAIR to Join Local, National Groups at January 11 White House Rally to Demand Gitmo Closure
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12/20/2017 - 09:59
The Center for Victims of Torture Welcomes New Board Members
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12/20/2017 - 07:42
UN Rights Experts Call on Iran to Annul Death Sentence Against Academic and Free Him
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12/19/2017 - 06:01
Sudan: Charge or Release Rights Activists
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12/13/2017 - 23:57
Law on sexual assault in the armed forces changed
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12/12/2017 - 23:12
US must stop policy of impunity for the crime of torture"- UN rights expert
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12/12/2017 - 22:26
Justice is delivered for the children of Kavumu
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12/06/2017 - 14:47
UN Committee tells Cameroon to put an end to torture by security forces in the fight against Boko Haram
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12/06/2017 - 04:05
UN Committee against Torture publishes findings on Moldova, Cameroon, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy, Mauritius, Bulgaria, Timor Leste, Rwanda
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12/04/2017 - 15:40
SRI LANKA: Hand Book for Barefoot Lawyers and Human Rights Defenders, produced by Janasansadaya, Peoples Forum, Sri Lanka (Sinhala)
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12/02/2017 - 07:06
North Carolina News WNCN: Smithfield-based company accused of flying terror suspects across globe
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Impunity Watch
11/28/2017 - 20:06
Bangladesh: Mass Death Sentences Confirmed
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11/27/2017 - 06:35
Serbia and Kosovo: UN expert commends improvements but urges progress on arbitrary detention and police impunity
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11/24/2017 - 07:24
UN torture prevention experts announce visits to Belize, Kyrgyzstan, Liberia and Poland
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11/22/2017 - 09:54
EU: Amnesty discovers gruesome illegal torture equipment for sale in Paris
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11/20/2017 - 17:47
Afghanistan: ICC Prosecutor Asks to Open Inquiry
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