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Bangladesh: Hold Security Forces Accountable for Torture

By Human Rights Watch
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Click to expand Image Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) officials stand alert inside a truck in front of Central Shaheed Minar in Dhaka, Bangladesh on February 20, 2021. © 2021 Sipa via AP Images (New York) – The Bangladesh government has failed to address widespread allegations of torture and ill-treatment by its security forces, ten rights groups said on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture. The groups called on the United Nations and concerned governments to take decisive action. Law enforcement and intelligence agencies in Bangladesh, including both the police and soldiers…

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