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Drug Detention Centers Offer Torture, Not Treatment

Hundreds of thousands of people identified as drug users in China and across Southeast Asia are held without due process in centers where they may be subjected to torture, and physical and sexual violence in the name of “treatment.” International donors and United Nations agencies have supported and funded drug detention centers that systematically deny people rights to effective HIV and drug dependency treatment, and have ignored forced labor and abuse. Hundreds of thousands of people identified as drug users in China and across Southeast Asia are held without due process in centers…

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