iOS app Android app

Mexico Torture

Human Rights Group Hails Alleged Torture Victim's Release

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 11.08.2013 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY -- MEXICO CITY (AP) — Human rights groups hailed on Thursday a Mexican Supreme Court decision to free a man who claimed soldiers torture...

Mexico Police Allegedly Tortured 5 Suspects

AP | Posted 01.02.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Mexican human rights authorities say five men detained in the killings of two agents and a car-bomb attack in Ciudad Juarez were tortur...

Mexican Army Using Torture To Battle Drug Traffickers, Rights Groups Say

Washington Post | Steve Fainaru and William Booth | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PUERTO LAS OLLAS, Mexico -- The Mexican army has carried out forced disappearances, acts of torture and illegal raids in pursuit of drug traffickers, ...

Mexican Torture Training Raises Questions About U.S. Military/Police Aid

Laura Carlsen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laura Carlsen

The war on drugs launched by Calderon -- and explicitly endorsed by the U.S. government through aid to the Mexican police and military -- sends a message to Mexican security forces that "anything goes."