April 30, 2005
-- by Dave Johnson
A United Nations human rights monitor who accused American military forces and civilian contractors last week of abusing and torturing prisoners in Afghanistan has been told his job is over.
[. . .] The day before, he had released a 21-page report saying that Americans running prisons in Afghanistan had acted above the law "by engaging in arbitrary arrests and detentions and committing abusive practices, including torture."
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So much for free speech.
Posted by: Jane Algozzini at May 4, 2005 7:19 AM
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