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US to deport ex-Salvadoran minister over rights violations
El Salvador
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El Salvador
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US to deport ex-Salvadoran minister over rights violations

AFP - March 13, 2015

WASHINGTON D.C. — The U.S. upheld this week the deportation order of a former Salvadoran defense minister accused of grave human rights violations, including torture and extrajudicial killings, during…

Automotores Orletti: Memories of the Argentine dictatorship
Crime
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Crime
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Automotores Orletti: Memories of the Argentine dictatorship

Fabiola Pomareda - January 11, 2015

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – The building looks almost as it did in 1976, although it has deteriorated. The first floor was a mechanic’s workshop, a cold and…

My client, a CIA torture victim
CIA
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CIA
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My client, a CIA torture victim

Tina M. Foster | Special to The Washington Post - December 15, 2014

An entire section of the U.S. Senate intelligence committee's executive summary of the CIA torture report focuses on the sadistic abuse of one of my clients. The…

Torture report revives CIA’s rogue image
CIA
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CIA
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Torture report revives CIA’s rogue image

Terry Atlas and Jim Snyder | Bloomberg - December 12, 2014

WASHINGTON, D. C. — This week's Senate report on the CIA's use of harsh interrogation methods is neither the first nor the worst time the agency has…

5 major takeaways from the CIA report
CIA
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CIA
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5 major takeaways from the CIA report

Greg Miller | The Washington Post - December 9, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee spent five years investigating the CIA's post-Sept. 11, 2001, detention and interrogation program. Its findings, released Tuesday, are at…

Costa Rica signs anti-torture law
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Crime
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Costa Rica signs anti-torture law

Zach Dyer - February 19, 2014

President Laura Chinchilla signed a bill into law Tuesday establishing a mechanism to implement the United Nations' Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture. The protocol establishes an…

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