Tag Archives: Terrorism/counter-terrorism

Mandate, Methods of Work, and Activities – Thematic Report (Van Boven 2002)

Counter-Terrorism, Visits to Places of Detention, and Corporal Punishment of Children – Thematic Report (Van Boven 2002)

Argentina, Colombia and Uruguay – Country Visit Report (Kooijmans 1987)

The Guardian – Guantánamo Bay Force Feeding Inhuman and Degrading, Says UN

May 2013 – Senior UN officials, including the Special Rapporteur on Torture, find that the practice of force feeding at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility is against international medical standards, as well as warnings that the indefinite detention of suspects by the US government amounts to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and should be stopped. Read the article here.