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False confession revealed in Duma arson case

Transcriptions of ISA interrogation show after AG gave torture permission, minor suspect confessed - but wasn't indicted.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2016, 8:15 AM

Duma torture testimony revealed

Documents from Deputy Attorney General's visit exposed for first time, revealing he 'silenced' detailed testimony of severe torture.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2016, 9:47 PM

Massive PA torture exposed by Palestinians

Palestinian human rights commission reveals cases of torture in Judea, Samaria and Gaza, with PA Security Forces taking part.Ari Yashar, 2/1/2016, 8:25 PM

Attorney General approved torture of Duma suspects

Despite denials: sources reveal that Weinstein gave order to torture Jewish suspects 3 weeks ago - without informing Netanyahu.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2016, 12:57 PM

Israelis claim they were tortured by Palestinian police

Israeli Arab brothers who were arrested by the PA for growing marijuana in Ramallah claim they were tortured in custody by PA police.Raphael Poch, 12/31/2015, 10:57 AM

Duma suspect: Shin Bet is lying, there was torture

Jewish youth released Tuesday recounts 'frightening' ordeal while in the ISA's custody.Cynthia Blank, 12/30/2015, 10:48 PM

Parents of Duma suspects demand torture investigation

Parents of detainees condemn 'hasty arrests and harsh torture to force confessions of a crime our children did not commit.'Uzi Baruch, 12/28/2015, 2:23 PM

Watch: 'Duma torture' protests gain strength, target Shaked

Hundreds protest nationwide over alleged torture of Jewish suspects, demonstrate at homes of Jewish Home MKs who sided with interrogators.Ari Yashar, 12/25/2015, 1:50 PM

Lawyer demands Shin Bet torture investigation

Attorney notes charges of Duma suspect torture come from many sources and must be checked, warns confession may be inadmissible.Benny Tucker, 12/24/2015, 4:45 PM

Psychologists, social workers protest Shin Bet interrogation

Specialists petition Duma investigation's breach of basic rights that 'only exists in dark regimes,' note admission under torture invalid.Ari Yashar, 12/22/2015, 5:03 PM

Rights group demands Justice Ministry check illegal torture

Civil Rights Association warns of 'heavy suspicion' that Duma arson investigation is breaking law, after lawyers reveal brutal torture.Uzi Baruch, 12/17/2015, 9:23 PM

Lawyers expose brutal torture against Duma suspects

After finally meeting suspects, lawyers tell of cruel torture, demand investigation end; 'minor hit in sensitive organs till numb to kicks.'Hezki Baruch, 12/17/2015, 6:48 PM

Report: 3,000 Palestinians Killed in Syria, No ICC Investigation

Palestinian Authority officials have yet to comment on the nearly 3,000 Palestinians killed in Syria in recent years.Moshe Cohen, 7/13/2015, 4:26 PM

CIA Chief Defends Interrogation Methods

CIA Director John Brennan calls some of the agency's torture techniques "abhorrent” but defends the program overall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2014, 2:16 AM

UN Official: Prosecute Those Involved in CIA Torture

UN official calls for the prosecution of those responsible for the harsh interrogation tactics revealed in the report on CIA torture.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2014, 3:43 AM

Gaza Schoolchildren Traumatized by Sounds of Hamas Torture

Shrieks and cries of pain from nearby police building regularly interrupting lessons at Khan Younis school.Ari Soffer, 9/22/2014, 4:19 PM

Syrian Rebels Torture a Suspected Collaborator

A man who was suspected of handing over rebel fighters to the Syrian military intelligence was arrested and tortured.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 8/23/2013, 6:12 AM

15 Yr Old Publicly Executed for Blasphemy in Aleppo

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports Islamist rebels in Aleppo executed a 15-year-old in front of his parents for blasphemy.Chana Ya'ar, 6/10/2013, 2:59 PM

Assad's Government Tortured Citizens, Says HRW

Syrians were arbitrarily detained and tortured by government forces in security buildings in northern Syria, says Human Rights Watch.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2013, 12:13 AM

Accused Nazi War Criminal Wins Extradition Battle

Australia's High Court ruled that suspected Nazi war criminal cannot be extradited to Hungary to face war crimes accusations.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/15/2012, 12:02 PM

Activists: Syrian Sculptor Dies Under Assad Loyalist Torture

Syrian artist Wael Kaston has been murdered by government security forces, according to activists in Homs.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2012, 5:24 PM

U.S. Ruling: PA, PLO Can’t be Charged in Torture Death

The PA cannot be sued for the death by torture of an American citizen, the U.S. Supreme Court rules.Maayana Miskin, 4/20/2012, 10:37 AM

Video Exposé: Syrian Hospital a Torture Chamber

A video documents Syrian opponents shackled and blindfolded in army hospital beds next to rubber whips and electric cables.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/6/2012, 9:17 AM

Syrian Forces Accused of Dismembering Teen

Zainab al-Hosni, 18, was found dismembered in a Syrian morgue along with her activist brother, whose body showed signs of torture.Gabe Kahn., 9/26/2011, 7:22 PM

Second Westerner Claims Torture in Dubai

An American man says he was tortured in Dubai, one month after a British tourist was killed in prison.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2011, 3:51 PM

CIA Linked to Palestinian Authority Torture

Torture in the Palestinian Authority previously has been documented by rights groups, but a new report says the PA has a good role model: the CIA. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/22/2009, 8:26 AM

Fatah-Led PA Admits It Tortures Prisoners

The PA led by Fatah chairman Mahmoud Abbas admits its forces, funded by overseas donations and taxes collected by Israel, torture prisoners.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/25/2009, 6:19 AM