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Israeli doctors 'failing to report torture of Palestinian detainees'

Israeli doctors 'failing to report torture of Palestinian detainees' | The Fight Against Torture | Scoop.it
Human rights groups accuse doctors of failing to document signs of torture and returning detainees to interrogators...
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Uganda: Amnesty Puts Govt On Spot Over Human Rights Abuse

Uganda: Amnesty Puts Govt On Spot Over Human Rights Abuse | The Fight Against Torture | Scoop.it

A UK rights group, Amnesty International (AI), will in a report to be released today, criticise the State's brutalisation of civilians and accuse the NRM government of increasing repression.

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Rights groups call for independent probe into alleged torture victim's death

CAIRO: Human rights groups called on authorities to explain the circumstances surrounding the death of Tora prisoner Essam Atta earlier this week, urging a transparent investigation into the incident and holding accountable whoever is responsible.

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Rights group: Hundreds of protesters abducted, tortured in Yemen - CNN.com

More than 200 youth protesters were abducted by the Yemeni government during a march two weeks ago, Yemen's most prominent human rights organization claims. The group also contends that hundreds of youths are being tortured in government custody.
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Physicians for Human Rights - Dr. Mohammed Ahmed Abdullah Eisa Delivers Lecture at SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s School of Public Health

Physicians for Human Rights - Dr. Mohammed Ahmed Abdullah Eisa Delivers Lecture at SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s School of Public Health | The Fight Against Torture | Scoop.it
Physicians for Human Rights: On September 22, Dr. Mohammed Ahmed Abdullah Eisa, Sudan Program Fellow at PHR, delivered a lecture titled “Human Rights and Health” at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s School of Public Health in Brooklyn, New York.
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