Items related to torture

Reuters 25 May 2015
Malaysian authorities have found 139 graves, and signs of torture, in more than two dozen squalid human trafficking...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 19 May 2015
Former presidential runner Hamdeen Sabbahi has said that collective death and jail sentences issued against leaders of...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 10 May 2015
Defendants involved in the violence outside the Egyptian Media Production City (EMPC) in 2013 have alleged humiliating...
Police strike front of Interior Ministry
Al-Masry Al-Youm 08 May 2015
The United Group Law Firm has submitted a draft law against the use of torture and cruelty to President Abdel Fattah al...
Cairo Security Directorate
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 May 2015
The Court of Cassation has upheld a three-year imprisonment sentence for a police officer and a one-year sentence for...
Hisham Barakat
Al-Masry Al-Youm 08 Apr 2015
Two police officers were referred to a criminal trial on Wednesday over charges of torturing a lawyer to death, a...
© AFP/File | Inmates at a prison in southern Brazil have taken seven staff hostage in the latest in a series of mutinies at penitentiaries in recent months, Brazilian media report
 
 
 
Egypt Independent 01 Apr 2015
An NGO has voiced concern over latest revelations by the National Council for Human Rights concerning the alleged...
Hisham Barakat
Al-Masry Al-Youm 31 Mar 2015
Egypt’s General Prosecutor Hesham Barakat has ordered an investigation into the recent allegations of torture...
© AFP/File | Inmates at a prison in southern Brazil have taken seven staff hostage in the latest in a series of mutinies at penitentiaries in recent months, Brazilian media report
 
 
 
Egypt Independent 24 Mar 2015
The Egyptian Center for Ecomomic and Social Rights published a statement on Tuesday, signed by various human rights...
Aswat Masriya 23 Mar 2015
Egypt's top prosecutor received on Monday a request to reopen investigation into the death of political activist...