TV News LIES

Thursday, Feb 26th

Last update12:53:48 AM GMT

You are here News Human Rights HRW: Canada likely knew of Libyan torture

HRW: Canada likely knew of Libyan torture

E-mail Print PDF
Mustafa KrerCanada must have known that Libyans had tortured a dual national while he was in custody for eight years on terrorism charges, Human Rights Watch said. Human Rights Watch said it has learned that Mustafa Krer, 46, was likely tortured by Libyan authorities while he was in Libyan custody for suspected terrorist ties from 2002-10.

Krer told the rights group that Canadian interrogators had visited him at the Abu Salim prison near Tripoli. He claims to have been beaten with sticks and cables by Libyan authorities and confined to a "steel box" for up to five days at a time.

More...

Most Recent Related Stories...


UN: Third of Afghan Detainees Report Torture, Ill Treatment

Afghan detainees claim tortureMore than one in three Afghans detained on conflict-related allegations say they were tortured or mistreated,...

Israel cuts off electricity to thousands of West Bank Palestinians

palestinians on West bankIsrael's electric company cut off power Monday to more than 700,000 Palestinians in two major West...

'2014 Was A Catastrophic Year,' Amnesty International Says

Human RightsGovernments "must stop pretending the protection of civilians is beyond their power," Amnesty International says in...

America's Deadly Transgender Backlash

transgender deaths in USThe anti-LGBT backlash is here, and transgender populations are suffering the most—even though they hadn’t won...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!