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Human Rights Watch calls for Bush Administraion to be tried for torture

Blog, USA

July 13, 2011

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Torture: Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld et al should be charged

Blog, Politics, USA

July 13, 2011

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has recently released a 107 page report, “Getting Away with Torture: The Bush Administration and Mistreatment of Detainees,” detailing the abuse of detainees under the former Bush administration. “Overwhelming evidence of torture by the Bush administration obliges...

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Swat Valley returns to Dark Ages

Blog, Pakistan

April 16, 2009

Human Rights Watch has said the deal between the Pakistani Government and the Taliban, that enforces islamic Law in the Swat valley, “presents a grave threat to the rights of women and other basic rights in the troubled region.”   “The Taliban have imposed their authority in Swat and...

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