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UN calls on Washington to comply with international convention...

THE UNITED NATIONS, December 11. /TASS/. The release of a long-awaited Senate report on CIA torture is the start of a process on ensuring that there needs to be accountability for this illegal practice, a spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban ... Itar Tass, 2 weeks ago

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Egypt: Egypt Joins Friends of UN Anti-Torture Convention Group

Egypt's delegate to the United Nations in Geneva Amr Ramadan said that Egypt has joined the friends of the UN Convention against Torture group. The group is an informal international forum to promote global efforts to eliminate the crime of torture ...
 AllAfrica.com3 weeks ago Egypt joins international 'Group of Friends' against torture  MENAFN3 weeks ago
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Intl seminar focuses on UN convention against torture

(VOV) -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held an international seminar in HCM City on December 8 to discuss issues related to the UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading ...
 VOVNews2 weeks ago 30 years of torture convention - Australia still failing on obligations  Noodls2 weeks ago Declaration by High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on Human Rights Day, 10 December 2014  Delegation of the EU to the USA2 weeks ago Thirty years of the UN Convention Against Torture  Freedom from Torture2 weeks ago


) - On the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the Convention against Torture, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Wednesday urged States to act unequivocally in their effort to stamp out torture. "Today is ...
 Noodls2 weeks ago Zeid: Landmark U.S. and Brazil reports highlight need to eradicate torture on 30th anniversary of Convention  PressReleasePoint2 weeks ago
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CIA Torture. United States Violate Geneva Conventions to Which All Other NATO Members, and The EU, are Parties

Given that Senator Dianne Feinstein, chair of the U.S. Senate intelligence committee, is an admitted supporter of AIPAC and the government of Binyamin Netanyahu that routinely uses torture in its prisons and detention centres, her exhortation of ...
 Global Research2 weeks ago Time to stop viewing torture as a policy option  Japan Times1 week ago Canadian Government Lies over Complicity in CIA Torture  Global Research2 weeks ago Republicans divided over Senate torture report. Dick Cheney in the spotlight  Yahoo! News2 weeks ago

Spymaster goes public to defend CIA

WASHINGTON/UNITED NATIONS - CIA spymaster John Brennan was to confront his agency's legacy of torture head-on Thursday, staging a rare news conference to defend his officers brutal response to the September 11 attacks. This week's detailed ...
 The Nation Pakistan2 weeks ago US spymaster goes public to defend CIA  Yahoo! Malaysia2 weeks ago The torture that never should have happened should  Navhind Times1 week ago U.S. spymaster goes public to defend CIA  Digital Journal2 weeks ago

UN Slams US, Belgium and the Vatican on Torture

:13 AM PDT post a comment The United Nations and the American media arechoosing to highlight a new report of the international body's Committee Against Torture that criticizes many aspects of US law enforcement. Writing for the Associated ...
 Breitbart.com3 weeks ago Everyone deserves to be treated humanely  Melbourne Age2 weeks ago Reactions in China to US Senate torture report  Want China Times2 weeks ago China concerned about US Senate torture report weeks ago

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Says No Impunity for CIA Torture Allegations, DOJ Vows to Defend US Officials

(WASHINGTON) -- The United Nations' High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad Al-Hussein, said on Wednesday, the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the Convention against Torture, that the U.S. report on CIA torturing highlights the need to ...
 1070wapi.com2 weeks ago UNICEF: Kids Have Human Right to be Gay  Breitbart.com2 weeks ago No amnesty for torturers - UN boss  Radio New Zealand2 weeks ago Governments urged to stamp out torture  United Nations Multimedia2 weeks ago

CIA agents who tortured are vulnerable to prosecution in any country in the world, says U.N. official

By Mick Krever, CNN CIA agents who tortured inmates can be prosecuted anywhere in the world, the United Nations Special Rapporteur for Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism, Ben Emmerson, told CNN's Christiane Amanpour on Thursday. They are ...
 CNN2 weeks ago U.N. official: CIA agents could be prosecuted  Channel40002 weeks ago
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UN Official Calls US Torture Practices 'Breeding Ground' for More Terrorism

UNITED NATIONS, December 11 (Sputnik)— The United States' post 9/11 interrogation practices revealed and confirmed inthe Senate report released this week have served asa breeding ground forterrorist activities, the UN's Special Rapporteur ...
 RIA Novosti2 weeks ago The United States tortures people  Daily Kos1 week ago UN wants torture leaders prosecuted  The Gulf Today2 weeks ago UN Rapporteur Demands Prosecution of CIA Interrogators  NGO Watch2 weeks ago
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