Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 8°C Wednesday 20 October 2021

#Detainees

# detainees - Monday 25 July, 2016

Post-coup detainees being beaten and raped, says Amnesty
# Turkey
# Turkey

Post-coup detainees being beaten and raped, says Amnesty

Jul 25th 2016, 8:30 AM 18,008 Views 23 Comments

The number of people being detained in the wake of the attempted coup has surged above 13,000.

# detainees - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Group to protest Irish government 'silence' on Guantanamo Bay
# Dáil Éireann
# Dáil Éireann

Group to protest Irish government 'silence' on Guantanamo Bay

May 23rd 2013, 9:15 AM 5,794 Views 86 Comments

Current two-thirds of the prisoners at Guantanamo Bay are on a hunger strike.

# detainees - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Pressure grows on Obama to free hunger strikers - or put them on trial
# Guantánamo
# Guantánamo

Pressure grows on Obama to free hunger strikers - or put them on trial

May 11th 2013, 8:30 AM 7,234 Views 29 Comments

Almost two-thirds of the prisoners at Guantanamo are on a hunger strike, which entered its fourth month earlier this week.

# detainees - Monday 21 January, 2013

UN says torture of prisoners in Afghanistan persists
# Torture
# Torture

UN says torture of prisoners in Afghanistan persists

Jan 21st 2013, 10:35 AM 3,702 Views 11 Comments

A report said torture included beatings, electric shock and being hung by the wrist from chains for long periods.

# detainees - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast
# Naval Service
# Naval Service

Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast

Dec 2nd 2012, 6:28 PM 9,216 Views 17 Comments

The detention was in relation to alleged breaches of fishing regulations.

# detainees - Tuesday 16 November, 2010

Guantanamo Bay detainees get millions in compo from UK
# Guantanamo
# Guantanamo

Guantanamo Bay detainees get millions in compo from UK

Nov 16th 2010, 4:26 PM 157 Views 0 Comments

British government’s payout leads way for independent inquiry into claims of UK forces’ involvement in torture.