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Amnesty Urges Probe of Alleged Torture in UAE-Run Prisons

Amnesty International is calling for a war crimes investigation into alleged disappearances, torture and likely deaths in prisons run by the United Arab Emirates in southern Yemen. In a report released Thursday titled God Only Knows If He's Alive, the international human rights watchdog said it documented "egregious violations going unchecked, including systemic enforced disappearance and torture and other ill-treatment amounting to war crimes.'' "Ultimately...

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