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UN report on US secret prisons names six in Iraq

In Secret prisons, US-led occupation (2003-?) on April 6, 2010 at 9:26 am

In its most extensive study of secret detention practices to date, the UN released a 222-page report on the practice of secret detention in dozens of countries. The report was to be presented to the Human Rights Council in March but the Council has agreed to postpone the discussion until June. The detailed study conducted by four independent UN human rights experts accuses the Bush administration of utilizing practices in severe violation of international law.

Read the full post @ Amnesty’s Human Rights Now blog here.

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