08 April 2009

Ready to give your passport back?

I am.


  • Suffocation by water poured over a cloth placed over the nose and mouth...

  • Prolonged stress standing position, naked, held with the arms extended and chained above the head...

  • Beatings by use of a collar held around the detainees' neck and used to forcefully bang the head and body against the wall...

  • Beating and kicking, including slapping, punching, kicking to the body and face...

  • Confinement in a box to severely restrict movement...

  • Prolonged nudity...this enforced nudity lasted for periods ranging from several weeks to several months...

  • Sleep deprivation...through use of forced stress positions (standing or sitting), cold water and use of repetitive loud noises or music...

  • Exposure to cold temperature...especially via cold cells and interrogation rooms, and...use of cold water poured over the body or...held around the body by means of a plastic sheet to create an immersion bath with just the head out of water.

  • Prolonged shackling of hands and/or feet...

  • Threats of ill-treatment, to the detainee and/or his family...

  • Forced shaving of the head and beard...

  • Deprivation/restricted provision of solid food from 3 days to 1 month after arrest...
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