May 2009
Canada & the World Backgrounder;May2009, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p14
The article focuses on the abuse towards prisoners around the world. According to a report, people picked by American soldiers were put in Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq, were being poured by phosphoric liquid and beat them with a bathroom handle and threatened with rape. Another report revealed that terrorist suspects that were arrested by Central Intelligence Agency were taken to Egypt, Syria and Morocco where torture is fairly part of their interrogation.


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