inhuman treatment

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Noun1.inhuman treatment - a cruel actinhuman treatment - a cruel act; a deliberate infliction of pain and suffering
abuse, ill-treatment, ill-usage, maltreatment - cruel or inhumane treatment; "the child showed signs of physical abuse"
impalement - the act of piercing with a sharpened stake as a form of punishment or torture
atrocity, inhumanity - an act of atrocious cruelty
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Bounderby for your son, after your unnatural and inhuman treatment of him.
Bullet points beneath the headline state: "Public Health Wales confirms smacking to be treated as abuse, torture and inhuman treatment.
In a total of 555 pages, the volume includes almost all international agreements and protocols on the rights of children, unti-torture and against tough and inhuman treatment, ways to eliminate racial discrimination and segregation against women as well as the rights of the disabled.
Meanwhile, the JKML spokesman in a statement in Srinagar denounced the inhuman treatment meted out to the illegally detained Kashmiris lodged in Srinagar Central Jail.
But cultural diversity does not mean inhuman treatment of other human beings.
Day in and day out, the armed forces enforce cordon and search operations (CASOs) in villages and assault innocent people besides subjecting the residents to inhuman treatment,' it added.
The commander noted that the abducted persons were subjected to inhuman treatment in the hands of the insurgents.
The state provided inhuman treatment because she was left alone to take care of herself in 2002 when she was 14 years old after her parents were arrested.
They appealed to the Chief justice of Balochistan High Court Justice Muhammad Noor Miskanzai to take notice and form a investigation committee on inhuman treatment on prisoners at the District Jail Gadani to uncover bitter reality.
Summary: Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Dec 30 (ANI): Afghanistan Ambassador to India Shaida Mohammad Abdali on Saturday condemned the inhuman treatment by Pakistan to former Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother and wife and said that they should not have been made victims of politics.
He pleaded that special children got frightened due to inhuman treatment.
Last night, African and European leaders discussed the media reports on inhuman treatment of African migrants and refugees by criminal groups during their fifth EU-AU summit, which ended in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.