17 septembre 2007

Torture fate 'awaits UK deportees'

Torture fate 'awaits UK deportees'  Britain insists that it is safe to send failed asylum seekers back to Congo. Now a repentant secret policeman has revealed the sickening brutality that awaits returning opponents of the Kinshasa regimeDiane TaylorSunday September 16, 2007 Observer   His stories are as shocking as they are horrific. A former senior member of the secret police in the Democratic Republic of Congo has revealed the inside story of the regime's brutal treatment of its political enemies. This... [Lire la suite]
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10 septembre 2007

BBC: Judge halts DR Congo deportations

Judge halts DR Congo deportations A High Court judge has ordered a halt to sending failed asylum seekers back to the Democratic Republic of Congo. In a major defeat for the Home Office, Mr Justice Collins said no-one should be removed until the African country's safety record was reviewed by experts. The judge heard evidence that others deported by the UK were raped and tortured once back in DR Congo. The Home Office's counsel said such claims were exaggerated and there was strong evidence the country was safe.... [Lire la suite]
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