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'Codename Caesar: Syrian detainees victims of torture' exhibit in major European cities

'Codename Caesar: Syrian detainees victims of torture' exhibit in major European citie

Codename Caesar: seeking justice for Syrian torture victims

07/10/2016 16:11

A gruesome and terrifying cache made up of some 55,000 photographs of victims of torture perpetrated by the Syrian regime exposes the horror that took place between 2011 and 2013 in the prisons of Damascus.

Pilgrims walk in the former Nazi Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp, in Oswiecim, Poland, to pay respect and to pray.

Pilgrims walk in the former Nazi Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp, in Oswiecim, Poland, to pay respect and to pray.

Priest hopes youth who visit Auschwitz will build the future

29/07/2016 10:30

With Pope Francis visiting Auschwitz on Friday, many World Youth Day pilgrims have also been paying a visit to the Nazi concentration camp.

An anti-torture protest outside Mogadishu Central Prison, in Somalia.

An anti-torture protest outside Mogadishu Central Prison, in Somalia.

International Day in Support of Victims of Torture ‎

27/06/2015 16:07

The United Nations chief is calling on the international community to do away with the use of torture in their  fight against terrorism and provide torture victims with support.

 

The lobby of the US' Central Intelligence Agency Headquarters

The lobby of the US' Central Intelligence Agency Headquarters. On Tuesday the US Senate is expected to release a long-delayed report on the use of harsh interrogation techniques used by the CIA.

US prepares for security risks from torture report

09/12/2014 09:02

American embassies, military units and other U.S. interests are preparing for possible security threats related to the release of a report on the CIA's harsh interrogation techniques after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

 

Amnesty International reports hike in torture cases in Mexico

Amnesty International reports hike in torture cases in Mexico

Mexico: Hike in reports of police abuse

06/09/2014 08:12

An Amnesty International Study says that reports of torture and ill treatment has soared by 600 percent in the last ten years.