First trial worldwide: State torture in Syria: Life imprisonment required

Thousands of people are said to have been tortured in Syria under the authority of Anwar R. The federal prosecutor’s office is now demanding life imprisonment for him. In his plea, the chief public prosecutor emphasizes Germany’s special responsibility. In the world’s first trial of murder and torture by the Syrian state, the federal prosecutor’s […]

UAE donations for relocation ?: Torture charges are pending against Interpol candidates

The police organization Interpol elects a new president. There is a candidate from the United Arab Emirates against whom torture lawsuits are running. Many countries are warning against his appointment. In addition, due to high donations, a partial move to Abu Dhabi is not ruled out. An Emirati major general reaches for one of the […]

Fled Uyghur recalls: "My childhood in China was dark"

China is taking a million Uyghurs to forced camps to be tortured. The regime even subdues children with cruel methods. Fear of death still haunts a person who fled to Berlin today – now he is campaigning for the rights of the Muslim minority. “Murderer”, “rapist”. Haiyuer Kuerban knew these words well as a small […]

Insights into hell on earth: Russian guards released after torture videos

In Russian penal camps, abuse and rape are part of everyday prison life, but the judiciary hushed up reports of systematic torture. Activists are now releasing more than 1,000 shocking video files, forcing layoffs and investigations. Russian human rights activists have released torture videos from a prison hospital in the city of Saratov, thereby forcing […]