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Transit and trauma: Supporting refugees in Serbia

Late last year – as hundreds of thousands of refugees were passing through Serbia on their way to Western Europe – we spoke to Bojana Trivuncic, a psychologist and project manager at local rehabilitation centre International Aid Network (IAN), about helping refugees arriving in the country. 1,143 more words



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Short Stories

Woman Who Refused To Work As Oakland Prostitute Kidnapped, Tortured

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A young woman testified Wednesday that a convicted murderer and two other men kidnapped and tortured her in Oakland three years ago after she told them she didn’t want to work as a prostitute for them. 537 more words


The US Military Used A Barney Song To Torture Iraqi Prisoners

Barney the Purple Dinosaur… That’d be torture to me as well. And they used the song “I Love You” no less. 18 more words


Chiapas: Roberto Paciencia Cruz - three years in prison in State Center for Social Reinsertion (CERSS) Number 5

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Three years after his arbitrary arrest, Roberto Paciencia Cruz, Tzotzil indigenous, “unjustly imprisoned” in the CERSS Number 5 of San Cristobal de Las Casas and adherent to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle, is still awaiting sentencing. 434 more words

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