Iraqi human rights defenders sue Donald Rumsfeld

Iraqi human rights defenders sue Donald Rumsfeld
# 15 December 2008 15:21 (UTC +04:00)
Baghdad – APA. Iraqi human rights organizations filed 200 suits against former Pentagon chief Donald Rumsfeld and US security companies. APA reports that the “Society of American Torture Victims in Iraq” has submitted their suits to the courts of Virginia, Michigan and Maryland. Human rights defenders accuse American servicemen of torturing Iraqi prisoners and violating their rights. The courts will consider about 30 suits, no decision has been made on the rest. Representative of human rights organization said the victims of torture had the right to get compensation.
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