Iraq: Put torture prevention laws into practice, urges UN human rights chief – International People Search

 Although laws in Iraq criminalize torture and set out procedural safeguards to prevent it, a new report released on Tuesday by the UN Human Rights Office (OHCHR) and UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI), makes clear that the practice continues in jails throughout the country. 

from UN News – Human Rights https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2021/08/1096972
via International People Search