Mali: Torture, Beatings and Death for Detained Malians

| April 26, 2013

[IRIN]Bamako/Gao -Hundreds of northern Malians – many of them ethnic Tuaregs – have been detained by the Malian army since the French military intervention to oust Islamist groups from northern Mali began in January 2013. Many of the detainees have complained they had no idea why they were captured and were not given access to lawyers; others alleged torture.

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