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North Korea says Donald Trump’s policies are akin to ‘Nazism in the 21st century’ -- Calls America First policies 'racist'

NORTH Korea has likened US President Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler in its latest diatribe amid high tensions over Pyongyang’s military ambitions and ahead of a visit to Washington by the South’s new leader. 526 more words

Updated: Torture and lese majeste

Amnesty International and the International Commission of Jurists reckon that “Thailand had pledged 10 years ago to respect and protect the rights of all people to be free from torture and other ill-treatment by ratifying the Convention against Torture. 547 more words

A United States Federal Agent steals my Christian book, Bible Translation, and Study Bibles

A Humble Plea for Mercy

June 26, 2017

Dear Pastor and Rabbi,

I pledge Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. 1,297 more words

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

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International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Hi All,

You may not know it, but today is International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, this was originally celebrated in order to totally eradicate the idea of torture altogether on the… 385 more words

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Migrant Ill-treatment in Greek Law Enforcement—Are the Strasbourg Court Judgments the Tip of the Iceberg? - article in European J'l of Migration & Law

Numerous instances of migrant ill-treatment, including torture, in Greek law enforcement have been recorded over a long period of time by international human rights monitoring organisations. 223 more words

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