Records relating to keyword "Minorities"
- UNAMI Human Rights Report for the period 1 January - 28th February 2006 (22 March 2006)
Keywords: Minorities Torture Detention Death squads UN UNAMI Human rights
Concentrates on four main issues: the events following the 22nd February and the rise in "killings, torture, illegal detention and displacement"; the behaviour of security and police forces and the questin of death squads/ role of the Ministry of the Interior; detention, and again the role of the Ministry of the Interior in systematic human rights violations, and finally, the discrimination and victimisation of minority groups, "including Palestinians [and specific relgious groups] [...] because of their alleged association with foreign Arabs supporting the insurgency". See also the UNAMI Press Release on the report.