Posts Tagged ‘Human Rights Watch’

Fresh HRW report accuses Damascus of systematic torture

Wednesday, July 4, 2012 Comments off


Human Rights Watch (HRW) has published a report on human rights violations and tortures in Syria after interviewing more than 200 former prisoners.
The Gods hung me by my wrists from the ceiling for 8 days. After a few days of hanging – being denied sleep Read more…

HRW accuses Syrian opposition of tortures – VOR

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Comments off

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A Human Rights Watch public letter has accused several Syrian opposition groups of carrying out “serious human rights abuses”. Read more…

Former Libyan Ambassador to France dies from torture in Libya

Friday, February 3, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Feb. 3, 2012

According to Human Rights Watch, the former Libyan Ambassador to France, Omar Brebesh, has died in Libya from torture.

The organization says in a statement, posted on its website, that the diplomat, who continued working as part of Libya’s transitional Read more…

War in Libya:Libyan rebels accused of war crimes

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 13,2011

Libyan rebels set up joint command
Human Rights Watch urges Libyan opposition to defend civilians
 Libyan rebels accused of war crimes Read more…