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Morocco: Torture survivor still detained despite UN calls for his immediate release

, Index number: MDE 29/4119/2016

The Moroccan authorities must implement the decision of the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) calling on them to release Ali Aarrass immediately and provide him with adequate compensation, Amnesty International said today. It has been nearly three years since the UN body concluded he had been convicted following an unfair trial based on a torture-tainted “confession.”

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