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Sudan: Journalist detained, at risk of torture: Faisal Mohammed Salih

, Index number: AFR 54/017/2012

A prominent journalist, Faisal Mohammed Salih, was arrested in Sudan on 8 May by the National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS). He is believed to be detained for giving an interview critical of the government. He is being held incommunicado and is at serious risk of torture and other ill-treatment.