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(Military) a secret facility used by a country's military as a prison and interrogation centre, whose existence is denied by the government
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In July, the group said that the UAE was torturing terror suspects from Yemen in a secret prison in Eritrea, the UAE denied the charges.
Furthermore, the report refers to an Israeli secret prison called Facility 1391.
Defending policemen for maintaining an unlivable secret prison cell hidden behind a book shelf inside a police station is incomprehensible,' Lacson said in a text message.
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) heard on Wednesday June 29, a case against Lithuania over suspicions that the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) operated a secret prison for terror suspects in the country a decade ago.
UTOPIA Channel 4, 10pm Dugdale agrees to harbour Jessica and then visits Jen and Alice in a secret prison, while Ian and Becky try to work out the mystery of Anton's declaration that they are all going to die, tracking down the news footage and discovering which language he was speaking.
Stallone is a security expert whose latest assignment is to go undercover at a new, top secret prison, and put it to the test by trying to break out.
A DAY after A AJ T AK aired a story exposing a secret prison run by policemen to confine juveniles, six policemen were suspended, including the former station house officer ( SHO) of Vijay Vihar police station.
1391 secret prison According to prisoners released from this prison, the 1391 secret prison was built during the British Mandate of Palestine in the center of Palestine.
The CIA drugged him and flew him to Kabul to be locked up in a secret prison known as the "Salt Pit", where he was slammed into walls, kicked, beaten, and subjected to other forms of abuse.
The ICC presents an important exhibition of about 100 portraits taken at the notorious S-21 secret prison in Cambodia during the Khmer Rouge regime (1975 to 1979).
AP The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor, Luis Moreno-Ocampo has arrived in the Tripoli, the Libyan capital to follow up on the case of Seif al-Islam al Gaddafi, the second son of the former Libyan dictator who since his capture is being held by fighters in a Zintan secret prison.
Summary: Rabat - Communication Minister, Government Spokesperson Khalid Naciri said that the Temara center is not a secret prison but rather a building hosting the administrative headquarters of the intelligence service "Direction gA'nA'rale de la Surveillance du territoire (DGST)".