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Activists - Past and Present => Roll of Honour => Topic started by: sr john on December 08, 2019, 10:03:55 PM

Title: UN Receives Reports That US Citizens Have Been Tortured .
Post by: sr john on December 08, 2019, 10:03:55 PM
3  December  2019  .

The reports are in and the conclusion is unavoidable number of American citizens are stating they have been tortured by their own government.

Back in 2004, the world was given a glimpse of human rights violations executed by US soldiers and contractors in Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. The violations included  rape,  sodomy,  torture   and murder. Soon after, allegations of torture via waterboarding came to light .

Under pressure, President George Bush announced that the US was ceasing these activities, which he insisted on terming as  enhanced interrogation.  Bush refused to admit that waterboarding, which involves simulated drowning, constituted torture . .