In this submission the Islamic Human Rights Commission raises concern in relation to atrocities the people of Sudan have long been facing.
Massoud Shadjareh says the US’s abuse of HR to attack its enemies is “hypocritical” and “self-serving”
On 15 May 2010, four journalists were arrested and face sentences of life imprisonment or the death penalty.
Abu Zar Alamin, Deputy Director of the suspended Rai Al-Shaab newspaper, confirmed that he was subjected to physical torture, including beatings and electric shocks.
Thirty soldiers in three armed vehicles arrived at his place of residence and carried out the arrest with no formal charges or warrant.