Coalition Against Torture: Government officials should be accountable for excessive use of force, ill-treatment during COVID-19 lockdown
The current lockdown to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus cannot be used to justify torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or excessive force.
The Coalition Against Torture, a group of human rights organisations and independent actors, expresses its concern over allegations of ill-treatment and excessive use of force by the police while enforcing lockdown orders.
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