June 2010 (5)
Jun 30 2010 11:04AM
BRITAIN'S TORTURE VICTIMS
Please read my feature on victims of torture living in the UK which was published by The Herald on Saturday 26th June to chime with the UN's International Torture Day. http://www.heraldscotland.com/life-style/real-lives/the-plight-of-a...
Jun 28 2010 11:42AM
PLEASE HELP.
Dear Friends, Charles Antangana, a journalist and asylum seeker who was a judge in the Refugee Week Scotland Media Awards, has been detained by the Home Office pending deportation to Cameroon on Tuesday (tomorrow). Charles has lived in...
Jun 23 2010 10:05AM
China, Tibet, Torture.
A jailed Tibetan environmentalist used the opening of his trial to accuse Chinese captors of beatings, sleep deprivation and other maltreatment, his wife told reporters. Karma Samdrup – a prominent businessman and award-winning conserv...
Jun 16 2010 3:26PM
Egypt, police brutality.
http://www.amnesty.org/en/news-and-updates/egypt-must-investigate-brutal-killing-young-man-2010-06-14 Amnesty International is calling for an immediate, full and independent investigation into the brutal killing of a 28-year-old Egypti...
Jun 7 2010 10:13AM
BHOPAL, GUILTY VERDICT.
EIGHT people found guilty of negligence for their roles in Union Carbide gas disaster… http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/8725140.stm