Annual Report 2013
The state of the world's human rights

Nigeria: Nigerian authorities were warned of Boko Haram attacks on Baga and Monguno

New evidence shows that the Nigerian military were repeatedly warned of impending Boko Haram attacks on Baga and Monguno which claimed hundreds of lives, and failed to take adequate action to protect civilians. Read more »

Libya: Targeted sanctions and accountability crucial to ending spiralling war crimes in Be

Targeted UN sanctions and accountability are urgently needed to end rampant abductions, torture, summary killings and other abuses by rival forces in Libya. Read more »

Philippines: The “torture show”

Tucked in a dark corner of a secret detention centre in The Philippines was a mock-up of the multicolour wheel used in the "Wheel of Fortune". But rather than spinning for prizes it was used by police officers to decide how best to torture detainees. Read more »

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