Dozens dead in north Lebanon twin blasts – Al Jazeera

Sold into marriage at 12 for $5,000, Sahar Gul lived in a house of horrors. Her in-laws chained her in the basement, beat her with red-hot iron pipes, starved her and pulled out all her fingernails when she refused to prostitute herself for them in Afghanistan. Now her case is again in the news.

Israel Air Force hits target in Lebanon in response to Katyusha fire in the north | Haaretz

 

Australia’s indefinite detention of 46 recognized refugees on security grounds amounted to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment, inflicting serious psychological harm on them, a UN Committee has found after examining their cases.