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Kültür Sanat

Southern Thailand: Heartbreak of martial law

– Rights group records 13,000 people were arrested since 2004 after imposition of martial law in the region

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Alaturka

Trial of 6 female activists kicks off in Riyadh: Source

– Women were arrested in May of last year on charges of ‘harming country’s interests’

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Alaturka

US House committee urges Saudi Arabia to release doctor

– ‘Torture and coercion of all prisoners must end,’ top Foreign Affairs Committee members say in joint statement

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Alaturka

Daesh child suspects 'tortured' in Iraq: HRW

-HRW says suspects are tortured to confess of affliation with Daesh

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Alaturka

‘Saudi Arabia should release women activists’

– Kingdom should investigate torture allegations, say UN human rights experts

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Alaturka

Syrian mother recalls horrors of Assad regime prison

– Fatima Tlas recounts physical, psychological suffering and having to leave her three children behind

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Alaturka

UN urges UAE to release terminally ill prisoner

By Bayram Altug</p> <p>GENEVA (AA) – The UN on Tuesday called on the United Arab Emirates to release a terminally ill prisoner so she could &quot;live her final days in dignity.&quot;</p> <p>Human rights experts led by Dainius Puras, the UN special rapporteur on health, issued a joint statement condemning Alia Abdulnoor's imprisonment.</p> <p>The statement said […]

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Alaturka

Survivor of Syrian regime prisons recounts ordeal

– Ex-prisoner recalls physical, psychological abuse, loss of her husband, who was tortured to death

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Alaturka

'Saudi Arabia’s treatment of activists may be torture’

– Crispin Blunt, Conservative MP and Detention Review Panel chairman, says torture is a crime of universal jurisdiction

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Alaturka

Saudi Arabia tortures female detainees, say UK MPs

– Female activists arrested last spring were subjected to cruel and inhumane treatment, says panel report