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Report of the Committee Against Torture

Report of the Committee Against Torture

33rd Session (16-26 November 2004) 34th Session (2-20 May 2005)

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Published by United Nations Pubns .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government - International,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Political And Civil Rights,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12896388M
    ISBN 109218102257
    ISBN 109789218102256

    A new book by a former CIA leader seeks to "justify the CIA's failings" with inaccurate criticisms of the Senate intelligence committee's investigation into the agency's use of torture, the key.   Torture could be committed against women, children, or persons with disabilities, and it must be acceptable for the Committee against Torture to address those issues in the dialogue.

      The United Nations Committee Against Torture issued a lengthy report today assessing the performance of the countries whose governments have ratified the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, which took effect two decades ago. The report subjected a major country to a wide-ranging critique, indicting it for a [ ].   8 Books to Help You Understand the CIA Torture Report. By the page Senate Intelligence Committee summary protections against torture. This book .

    Full text of Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment: EN, CH China ratified* the CAT in Since its ratification of the CAT, China has had four reviews by the Committee and is currently in its fifth review below chart provides an overview of the key stages of the review cycle, including the dates and important documents related to. This report focused on the UN Convention Against Torture and its applicability to the UK armed forces. This new report considers discrepancies in the evidence provided to the Committee about the use of prohibited interrogation techniques in Iraq.


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Report of the Committee Against Torture Download PDF EPUB FB2

UN Committee Against Torture publishes findings on Burkina Faso, Cyprus, Latvia, Niger, Portugal, and Uzbekistan. 6 December Committee against Torture considers follow-up to concluding observations, individual communications, and reprisals.

4 December Committee against Torture reviews report of Niger, experts urge respect for human. The Committee Against Torture (CAT) is the body of 10 independent experts that monitors implementation of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment by its State parties.

All States parties are obliged to submit regular reports to the Committee on how the rights are being implemented. The Committee Against Torture (CAT) is a body of human rights experts that monitors implementation of the United Nations Convention against Torture by state parties.

The Committee is one of eight UN-linked human rights treaty bodies. All state parties are obliged under the Convention to submit regular reports to the CAT on how rights are being implemented.

Upon ratifying the Convention, states Location: Geneva. The Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program is a report compiled by the bipartisan United States Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)'s Detention and Interrogation Program and its use of various forms of enhanced interrogation techniques in U.S.

government communiqués on detainees in CIA. Till now the Government of Bangladesh has not submitted its initial state report to the Committee against Torture despite the fact that Bangladesh acceded to Author: Quazi Omar Foysal. The Committee against Torture (CAT) is the body of 10 independent experts that monitors implementation of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Report of the Committee Against Torture book by its State parties.

All States parties are obliged to submit regular reports to the Committee on how the rights are being implemented. Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned report Implementing the Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture in Rwanda, Research output: Contribution to conference › OtherAuthor: Convention against Torture Initiative.

This study examines the role of the Committee in the development of the UN Convention against Torture. One of the findings is that the Committee against Torture has gained authority through its independent and quasi-judicial performance and : Chris Ingelse.

The United Nations Committee Against Torture issued a combined report encompassing its third to fifth periodic reports on the United States at its th and th meetings held on Novem The report lauded some improvements under U.S.

jurisdiction, but still found plenty to criticize. The Senate Intelligence Committee Report on Torture: Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program Paperback – Decem #N#Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Author) › Visit Amazon's Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more/5(71). The Committee Against Torture reported in that people suspected of terrorism, including children, had been arrested without warrant, detained incommunicado, and “severely tortured” to.

The Senate intelligence committee released the heavily redacted report on Tuesday. Titled The Senate Intelligence Committee Report on Torture, the book. In an April report, the UN Human Rights Committee stated, “While noting that acts that may constitute torture or ill-treatment can be prosecuted under several articles of.

Committee against Torture considers report of Ukraine 6 November - The Committee against Torture today concluded its consideration of the sixth periodic report of Ukraine on its implementation of the provisions of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or.

report of the human rights commission to the committee against torture. review of the 5 th periodic report of sri lanka. october report of the human rights commission to the committee against torture.

review of the 5 th periodic report of sri lanka. october introduction. At 15 pages, the whole UN report is certainly a quicker read than the Senate committee’s page “summary.” And it’s a good reminder that, whatever President Obama might wish, this is not the time to close the book on torture. It’s time to re-open the discussion, to hold the torturers accountable, and to bring a real end to U.S.

torture. interrogated. He turned to this Court (on ) via the Public Committee against Torture in Israel. Before the Court, he claimed that he was being deprived of sleep and was being seated in the "Shabach" position.

The Court issued an order nisi and held an immediate hearing of the application. UN report documents torture, police violence in US 29 November The United Nations Committee Against Torture issued a lengthy report Friday assessing the performance of the countries whose.

This Shadow Report is presented to the United Nations Committee against Torture by the CFUW advocating for the CFUW policies regarding the criminalization of non-state actor torture adopted at the Annual General Meeting, August 8 th, 3.

*Committee Against Torture - Death Penalty - Oct. This report highlights concerns that condemned prisoners in the United States are experiencing severe pain and suffering during execution, in violation of the Convention against Torture, due to the use of non-standard lethal injection drugs.

The report to the UN Committee Against Torture calls for criminal prosecutions of all top US military and civilian officials implicated in the post-9/11 torture : Thomas Gaist.Get this from a library! Addressing the economic, social, and cultural root causes of torture in Kenya: an alternative report to the Committee Against Torture.

[World Organisation Against Torture.; International Commission of Jurists (). Kenya Section.; Independent Medico-Legal Unit (Kenya);].The UN Committee Against Torture has praised Cyprus for legislative amendments enacted on the legal rights of detainees but has also expressed concerns about reports of ill treatment and sexual.