The Yemeni authorities are investigating a torture complaint by six central security soldiers against senior officials including the former interior minister, Mutahar Al-Masri, the former chief of the central security, Abdul Malik Al-Tayyeb and chief of staff at the central security, Yahya Saleh.
Beneath the serene veneer of the haunting landscape of Jaffna lurked the perennial political culture of unrelenting Tamil violence and oppression that deprived a segment of its disadvantaged human beings — euphemistically labelled as “minorities” by the Vellahla overlords – the basic right to walk the earth with dignity.
Human Rights Watch (HRW), a New York-based international watchdog dedicated to defending and protecting human rights, is about to release a detailed map of the torture and detention centers in Syria where dissent has been violently crushed by...
If the walls of Abu Slim prison could speak, they would tell the horrific tale of two days in 1996 when Muammar Gaddafi’s forces gunned down 1,200 inmates. Those who lived still tremble with the memories of June 28 and 29.
Human rights organization said that the Palestinian detainees in occupation prisons are suffering from physical and psychological torture, where they face more than seventy-five methods of torture used by the occupation under inhumane conditions in the detention centers.