Committee 29’s Dark Legacy: Iraqi Government Confirms Torture and Extortion by Former Anti-Corruption Body
Committee 29, once hailed as Iraq’s beacon of anti-corruption, is now under scrutiny as investigations reveal a sinister legacy of torture and extortion. The Iraqi government has confirmed these allegations and is taking steps towards accountability and justice. Discover the chilling details of the human rights abuses perpetrated by Committee 29 and the ongoing efforts to bring the perpetrators to justice.
Egyptian Engineer Khaled Radwan Zaghloul Sentenced to 5 Years in Iraq: an Injustice and Human Rights Abuse.
Khaled Radwan, a renowned Egyptian engineer who contributed significantly to infrastructure projects in Iraq, has been sentenced to five years in jail over a financial dispute with his former employer. Despite lacking evidence, Radwan was subjected to extreme torture and inhumane treatment, denied legal representation, and forced to confess. Radwan’s case highlights the corruption and human rights violations rampant in Iraq’s judicial system and underscores the need for reform.
Hassan Muhammad Aswad’s injuries and torture serve as a terrible reminder of the widespread human rights abuses that continue to take place today.