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Tibet: Torture Widespread Routine
World  (tags: Tibet-Chinese-Oppression, Torture, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 1953 days ago - phayul.com
BEIJING - The use of torture in the restless Chinese region of Tibet is widespread and routine and officials regularly ignore legal safeguards supposed to be in place to prevent it, a new report said on Wednesday.
Taxi to the Dark Side   video
World  (tags: Iraq, Afghanistan, Guantanamo, torture, prisoners, war, docmentary, cruelty, courts-martial, Colin Powell, Donald Rumsfeld, Cheney, Bush )

RC
- 2000 days ago - video.google.com
British documentary that examines the disgrace and inhumanity of torture that was administered to detainees in Afghanistan, Iraq and Guantanamo, with tacit approval of the Bush administration and military. Proves how we were lied to over and over again.
Bush Administration Endorsed Torture of Prisoners
World  (tags: CIA, torture, White House, Justoce Department, terrorists, prisoners, Buch, Cheney, Rice, Tenet )

RC
- 2008 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Under pressure from then-CIA director George Tenet, the government, in a series of secret memos, officially approved the CIA's "interrogation methods" (aka torture) used on prisoners around the world.
British Soldiers Accused of Sickening Sex Assault on Iraqi Boy, 14
World  (tags: sexual abuse, torture, kids )


- 2104 days ago - independent.co.uk
British soldiers forced a boy of 14 to carry out an act of oral sex on a fellow male prisoner in Iraq, according to shocking new allegations made about the behaviour of British troops.
Israeli Soldiers Assault, Abuse and Torture Palestinian Journalist
World  (tags: human, rights, palestine, Palestinian, journalist, Mohammed, Omer, abuse, torture, injustice, Israeli, security, forces, assault, police, soldiers, Israeli-Palestinian, conflict, crimes, war, terrorism, West Bank, Allenby bridge, checkpoints, border )

Doolie
- 2104 days ago - palestine-pmc.com
Palestinian journalist Mohammed Omer was detained by Israeli security forces who tortured and humiliated him for several hours. He suffered cracked ribs and various other injuries. He was on his way back from Europe where he won an award for journalism.
End to Afghan Prison Nightmare for Death-Penalty Student Convicted of Downloading Women's Rights Report ?
World  (tags: Human Rights, Afghanistan, young student, Internet, women's rights, web site, Islam, death sentence, torture, confession, no lawyer, fundamentalist groups, Afghan President, Hamid Karzai )

LucyKalei
- 2151 days ago - independent.co.uk
Pervez Kambaksh's case has become international cause célèbre with UK ForeignSecr'y & US Secr'y ofState raising his fate with Afghan govt. >100,000 signatures on petition by 'The Independent' readers. Will Karzai free him ? Tortured, no lawyer at trial..
Medieval Violence in China
World  (tags: China, Torture, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Ben
- 2166 days ago - unmadeinchina.org
The Chinese regime, through fierce repression, desires to maintain the entire population in terror and ignorance...
What About the War, Benedict?
World  (tags: war, violence, Catholic, pope, Benedict XVI, torture, execution, war. Christianity )

Madalena
- 2185 days ago - consortiumnews.com
...Is it possible that papal advisers forgot to tell him that the post-WWII Nuremberg Tribunal described an unprovoked war of aggression, of the kind that the Third Reich and George W. Bush launched, as the "supreme international crime, differing from oth
Status of Chinese People in China
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', china, crime, death, corruption, torture )

Laura
- 2195 days ago - chinaview.wordpress.com
This is not easy information to read or view, but I believe that SOMEONE has to bare witness to the hell these people are enduring and dying over. I HAVE TO continue to BOYCOTT China, until they stop torturing people and animals. Somehow they must stop.
UK Deportation Policy Questioned By Court
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', injustice, torture )

Elisa
- 2198 days ago - amnesty.org
The UK government's policy of "deportation with assurances" was called into question on Wednesday by decisions of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales in two key cases.
The Perfect Torture (China's Oppression of Tibetan Monks)
World  (tags: tibet, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', china, freedoms, torture )

Jaron
- 2203 days ago - phayul.com
China employs particularly effective torture methods on Tibetan monks, reveals an advisor to the Tibetan Government-in-exile.
Was It Like This for the Irish? Gareth Peirce (Human Rights Lawyer) on the Position of Muslims in Britain
World  (tags: human rights, repression, torture )

Eleanor
- 2204 days ago - cageprisoners.com
Before Bloody Sunday, when British soldiers shot and killed 13 unarmed Catholic demonstrators who were marching to demand not a united Ireland but equal rights in employment, education and housing (as well as an end to internment), the IRA was a....
Top Bush Admin Lawyers Went to Gitmo to Help Craft Torture Policy
World  (tags: Bush, Cheney, Rice, Rumsfeld, Powell, Feith, Addington, Torture, Guantanamo Bay, GItmo, Abu Ghraib, Rumsfeld )

Blue
- 2205 days ago - tpmmuckraker.talkingpointsmemo.com
Reporting for Vanity Fair, Philippe Sands, a professor of law at University College London, details the direct involvement of administration figures in developing the interrogation techniques to be used at Guantanamo Bay.
In Baghdad's Kadhimiya Prison, Jailed Women Tell of Denial of Rights and Abuse - Severe Human Rights Violations
World  (tags: Iraq, Baghdad, Kadhimiya Prison, women's prison, detention without trial, trumped-up charges, wrongly convicted, torture, rape, lawyers killed, judges bribed )

LucyKalei
- 2206 days ago - latimes.com
Sad eyes peer out from behind bars. Pleas are desperate: I swear I am innocent; criminal investigators raped us; I've been here 8 months & havent seen ajudge. Some report their lawyers shot & killed en route to prison. Others say judges bribed. 200 women
China: Beaten Up/Tortured Tibetans. Shocking Pictures!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', China, Tibet, Torture )

Ben
- 2220 days ago - tibetsites.com
" Even as you read these lines , another Tibetan is being arrested, tortured or executed in Tibet." (tibetsites.com) Hope you will enjoy Beijing Olympics...
 

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