Tag: torture

Authorities seek families of men and boys rescued from Nigeria abuse...

Nigerian authorities on Saturday scrambled to find the families of hundreds of men and boys freed from a school where some had been...

Eletro-belts, spiked batons, even a gas chamber – EU seeks ban...

Trade in instruments for torture and execution should be illegal and could one day be banned under an initiative spearheaded by the European Union,...

53 journalists were killed this year; Newsbook explainer: Part 1

The number of journalists killed because of their work doubled over the previous year according to the report published by the Committee to Protect...

Watch: Man from Nostra Madre di Loreto lifted by helicopter to...

A man had to lifted by helicopter and flown to Malta from the vessel Nostra Madre di Loreto as he lost consciousness following a week blocked...

Bulgarian journalist killed after being raped and tortured

A Bulgarian journalist was assassinated in Ruse on Saturday. Victoria Marinova was a 30-year-old editor for the Bulgarian tv station bTV was found dead...