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The Danger of Yemen’s Secret Prisons

Protesters wear blindfolds to symbolize torture that they claim security forces commit against detained protesters during a demonstration demanding the prosecution of Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sanaa, Yemen, Friday, Dec. 422 more words


The Debate - UAE Secret Prisons in Yemen

Human Rights Watch has accused the United Arab Emirates for having secret prisons in southern Yemen. According to HRW, the Emiratis have made many people disappear in Yemen, including children. 44 more words

World At War


Nestled in a back corner of Mogadishu’s Aden Adde International Airport is a sprawling walled compound run by the Central Intelligence Agency. Set on the coast of the Indian Ocean, the facility looks like a small gated community, with more than a dozen buildings behind large protective walls and secured by guard towers at each of its four corners. 1,825 more words


Petition Against the UK Supporting or Participating in Torture

I got this message today from the human rights organisation, Reprieve, asking if I would like to sign a petition from them calling on Theresa May to stop Britain collaborating with Donald Trump in his support of torture and ‘enhanced interrogation’: 410 more words