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German town builds 13ft wall to separate refugees from residents

A suburban town in Germany is building a 13ft-high stone wall to separate residents from refugees living at a nearby migrant accomodation …

Iraqi militias 'lock civilians in cages and strap them to car bonnets' in torture campaign en route to Mosul

Iraqi militia fighters are torturing men and boys in villages outside Mosul, in some cases locking them in cages or strapping them to car bonnets and parading them through the streets, according to Amnesty International.<p>The Sunni fighters, who are aligned with the Iraqi government, are accused of …

Amnesty alleges Italian police 'torture' of migrants

Italian police have used beatings and electric shocks, potentially constituting "torture", to coerce migrants into being fingerprinted as Italy cracks under pressure from the EU, Amnesty International said on Thursday.<p>"The European Union's pressure on Italy to 'get tough' on refugees and migrants …

Italy rejects Amnesty’s torture report

<b>Italy’s police have rejected a report by prominent rights group Amnesty International that their forces used violence and brutality in dealing with</b> …

Israeli Court: British Prisoner's Confession Obtained Under Torture

£800,000 payout to Iraqi police beaten up by SAS not properly investigated says soldier

Ex-SAS man says violence was used in self defence as team tried to fight way out of police station during riot.<p>A former SAS soldier says the Ministry …

Bandana Paul to Boni: Gender change, torture and finally recognition through film

She had the only way of earning that was to construct the image of Durga. And before the Puja festival she became busy in constructing Durga image …

Ethiopian Government accused of arresting relatives of Australians who participated in protests

The Federal Government says it is treating allegations that dozens of people have been arrested in Ethiopia in retaliation for protests by their …

The CIA officially identifies the architects of its post-9/11 torture program

Other than a diaper, Rahman was left naked from the waist down; he was often seen shivering.