Tuesday, 25 June , 2019

torture

‘Assange case is unlike anything I’ve seen in 20yrs of work...

On this episode of Going Underground, we speak to UN Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer about his assessment of Julian Assange’s condition. He says...

Refugees in Libya ‘tortured’ for breaking out of detention centre

Nearly 150 detainees broke out of their cell in Tripoli's Triq al Sikka earlier this week to protest against abuse. by Sally Hayden 2 Mar 2019 As...

After Mattis’s Resignation, a President Unbound

By Mark Landler December 21, 2018 For most of his tumultuous 23 months in office, President Trump has tried to shake off anyone who would restrain...

Egypt’s military junta condemns 75 coup protesters to death

30 July 2018 A Cairo court referred 75 defendants to Egypt’s grand mufti to approve death by hanging sentences on Saturday. The 75 are all...

Ecuador’s Ex-President Rafael Correa Denounces Treatment of Julian Assange as “Torture”

By Glenn Greenwald May 16 2018 Former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa, in an exclusive interview with The Intercept on Wednesday morning, denounced his country’s current government for blocking Julian...

US court documents reveal: Immigrant children tied down, hooded, beaten, stripped...

By Patrick Martin 22 June 2018 Court documents made public in Virginia and Texas give a glimpse of the systematic brutality being meted out to...

‘Astonishing’ CIA memo shows Brazil’s ex-dictator authorized torture and executions

Newly unearthed document details Ernesto Geisel’s approval of over 100 executions of ‘subversives’, sparking immediate outcry in Brazil By Tom Phillips 11 May 2018 Brazil’s...

After destroying Libya, Europeans are financing slavery, slaves trade and torture!

Libyan militias shoot 15 dead after mass escape from migrant torture camp By Marianne Arens 4 June 2018 Libyan militias killed at least 15 African...

Lithuania and Romania ‘allowed CIA secret prisons’ on their territory

By Chris Harris 31/5/2018 Lithuania and Romania violated the European ban on torture by allowing the CIA to operate secret prisons on their territory, ruled...

Democrats Confirm Torturer As Director Of CIA

By Paul Craig Roberts May 19, 2018 How did a person who should be in the criminal dock both in the US and in the International...