TEHRAN, May 15 - Amnesty International has released a report marking the first year since the Saudi regime launched a campaign of suppression against women’s rights activists, detailing how the kingdom indulged in arrests and torture of activists as well as mass executions in “the year of shame.”
TEHRAN, November 21 - Amnesty International says detained political dissidents and pro-democracy campaigners in Saudi Arabia face sexual harassment, torture and other forms of ill-treatment during interrogation, as a crackdown led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman against human rights defenders and intellectuals continues unabated in the conservative kingdom.
TEHRAN, August 20 -Russia accused the United States of trying to break the spirit in jail of Maria Butina, a woman U.S. authorities say is a Russian government agent, and complained she was being subjected to “borderline torture .”
TEHRAN, April 21 - The Central Intelligence Agency has declassified an internal memo clearing US President Donald Trump’s choice to head the spy agency of wrongdoing for the destruction of videotapes depicting the waterboarding of terrorism suspects in 2005.
TEHRAN, November 23 - A report reveals Saudi Arabia has been using US mercenaries to torture Saudi princes and billionaires who have recently been arrested in the biggest purge of the country’s elite in the kingdom’s modern history.
Enhanced Interrogation Techniques (EITs), a euphemism for the practice of torture , have been critically exposed by the Senate Intelligence Committee to have been based on deceit and violations of human rights.