• Research

Sudan: Darfur: Incommunicado detention, torture and special courts: Memorandum to the government of Sudan and the Sudanese Commission of Inquiry

, Index number: AFR 54/058/2004

This memorandum presented to the government of Sudan and the Sudanese Commission of Inquiry underlines the failure of the legal system in Darfur. It discusses the unfair justice system and the arbitrary detention of prisoners of conscience across Darfur. It also reports on the torture of detainees. The memorandum also raises cases of reported "disappearances", mostly of combatants of the SLA said to have "disappeared" after capture; the government denies holding them and their fate is unknown

Choose a language to view report