Routine Torture, Incommunicado Detention in Cameroon - HRW
Authorities have tortured and held incommunicado detainees at a detention facility in Yaoundé. Security forces at the State Defense Secretariat have severely beaten and used near-drowning to extract confessions from detainees suspected of ties to armed separatist groups, Human Right Group have said.
The government is doing everything it can to keep the world in the dark about its ongoing abuses, but it won't succeed, says HRW's Philippe Bolopion. Read more »
Government forces in the country's Anglophone regions have killed scores of civilians, using indiscriminate force, and torched hundreds of homes over the past six months - this as ... Read more »