Videos tagged with TORTURE

Detained and tortured in Bahrain

Detained and tortured in Bahrain

Jalila Al Salman is the vice-president of the Bahrain Teachers Association. Here she details the horrific crimes she faced, to the UK Parliament, days before she is arrested for the remainder of her sentence.

"Masked men invaded my house to arrest my Father"

Maryam Abu Dheeb is the daughter of Mahdi Abu Dheeb, President of the Bahrain Teachers Association (BTA). She discusses the night masked men invaded her house to arrest her father, the detention and torture of her father and the situation she and her family face.

BEING A 12 YEAR OLD GERMAN BOY WHEN GERMANY WAS DEFEATED

BEING A 12 YEAR OLD GERMAN BOY WHEN GERMANY WAS DEFEATED

Raymond was 12 when the Allied armies invaded Germany. There were reprisals and torture, and his foster father was arrested and beaten. He found himself begging for food from local farmers and then in a prison camp before being reunited with his real father, who lived for only a few months.