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Interior Ministry denies suspect died at Matruh police station of torture
Egypt

Interior Ministry denies suspect died at Matruh police station of torture

A security source denied circulated rumors on a satellite channel loyal to the Muslim Brotherhood about the death of a…
Interior Ministry denies police beating a citizen in video clip
Egypt

Interior Ministry denies police beating a citizen in video clip

The Egyptian Ministry of Interior denied that a police officer, shown in a video clip that circulated on social media…
Egyptian authorities deny torturing detainees in police custody
Egypt

Egyptian authorities deny torturing detainees in police custody

The Egyptian security forces issued a statement about the allegations of some detainees in al-Salam Police Station in a video…
Syria’s rebels hail ex-officer’s conviction, want justice to go higher
Middle East

Syria’s rebels hail ex-officer’s conviction, want justice to go higher

AMMAN, Jan 14 (Reuters) – Syrian rebel and opposition groups said Germany’s conviction of a former Syrian intelligence officer for…
China vows retaliation after US blacklists companies
World

China vows retaliation after US blacklists companies

BEIJING (AP) — China on Sunday said it will take “necessary measures” to respond to the US blacklisting of Chinese…
Gaza man says Hamas forced him to divorce after torture
Middle East

Gaza man says Hamas forced him to divorce after torture

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — After months of torture and interrogations in a Hamas prison, Palestinian activist Rami Aman…
Bahrain police beat, threaten detained children with rape, rights groups say
Middle East

Bahrain police beat, threaten detained children with rape, rights groups say

DUBAI (Reuters) – Bahraini security forces have beaten children and threatened them with rape and electric shocks after detaining them…
Egyptian Interior Ministry denies electrical torture inside prisons
Egypt

Egyptian Interior Ministry denies electrical torture inside prisons

On Tuesday, the Egyptian Interior Ministry denied the use of electrical torture inside Egypt’s prisons, in response to statements from…
US State Dept blacklists two Iranian officials over human rights violations
Middle East

US State Dept blacklists two Iranian officials over human rights violations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US State Department on Tuesday blacklisted two Iranian government interrogators, accusing them of torture and other…
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