DHR’s campaign on behalf of illegal detainees nationally and internationally has developed progressively, as information questioning the legality, and on the use of torture increased in volume, quality and detail over the last 12 months
For DHR’s press release on the Jan 2005 return of Guantanamo Bay prisoners click here
For DHR’s time line to torture document click here
For DHR’s shadow report to the UN Committee agaubst Torture click here
For news of DHR’s June 2004 conference on illegal detainees click here
DHR is currently compiling a dossier on torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment for the November 2005 meeting of CAT in Geneva. We are particularly keen to hear from doctors who might have witnessed such violations in prisons or other places of detention, including those in Iraq.
Information please to Dr. Peter Hall, firstname.lastname@example.org