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  • ... from the Frontline Club in London share their views on a range of topics. ...
  • ... Burt of George Mason University and the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) offers her insight into the status of human rights trials in Guatemala. This includes the re- trial of former dictator Efrain Rios Montt on genocide charges.   ...
  • Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was arraigned this week on charges related to his disappearance from a U.S. base in Afghanistan in ... the Taliban and held for five years, suffering extensive torture . The Taliban freed him last year in exchange for five Guantánamo ...
  • ... to the Armenian diaspora, featuring a film based on the story of Armenian Genocide survivor Aurora Mardiganian. ... in 1918, the tragedies come page after page. Between the torture , murder and sexual violence, it's hard to fathom how one person could ...
  • ... from her post and voted to conduct a formal impeachment trial . Matthew Taylor of American University joins Latin Pulse to discuss ... interim president until the conclusion of the impeachment trial . In Rousseff’s reaction speech, she said 54 million Brazilians ...
  • ... colloquially implies "shoddy or second-rate work") focuses on Amjad Alian, a Palestinian journalist and Israeli citizen in search of his ... fun at the cultural divide, Kashua and his characters play on religious, cultural and political differences to daringly depict the mixed ...
  • ... a $5.5 million reparations fund for victims of police torture . More than 200 people, most of them African-American, were tortured ... he was released three years later. He has since focused on the roughly 20 men tortured during the Burge era who remain behind ...
  • ... Reggie, and Beans. But with a potential job opportunity on the horizon and the phone number of free-spirited American girl, could his ...
  • With Focus on Europe, DW has developed a new program that adds a more personal touch ... in October 2014 provides audiences an inside perspective on the diversity of people, places, conflicts and coexistence that define Europe. Focus on Europe presents genuine stories about the lives of real people - from the ...
  • ... at Guantánamo. Over the years, Khan has detailed U.S. torture practices to his attorneys at the Center for Constitutional Rights, ... According to the declassified notes, Khan was waterboarded on two separate occasions, he was hung on a wooden beam for days on ...

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