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Iraq: No Woman is Safe

As the Iraq War marks its eleventh anniversary on 20 March 2014, internal armed conflict in the country continues to spiral out of control and the security risk posed by … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Guantánamo Bay/Pelican Bay: US’s Prisoners Strike for Justice

The current hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay has reminded the world that it, and the arbitrary unlawful regime it represents, have not gone anywhere in the past eleven years. The … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · 3 Comments

Starved of Justice in Iraq: American Prisoner on Hunger Strike

In the ten years since the war in Iraq began, in March 2003, the ramifications have been enormous for many people, particularly ordinary Iraqis and their families, for whom the … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 7 Comments

Rasul Kudaev: Hostage to 21st Century Justice

Does it get much worse than torture and illegal detention at Guantánamo Bay? In February 2004, 35-year old Russian national Rasul Kudaev was released from Guantánamo Bay after more than … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 · 8 Comments