Bahrain police face trial over torturing medics | The Raw Story

DUBAI — Bahrain’s public prosecution has charged seven police officers over the torture and maltreatment of Shiite medics detained in the aftermath of nationwide protests last year, authorities said on Monday.

The two defendants facing the “most serious” charges have been referred to the High Criminal Court over the “use of torture and threats against six medic detainees, for the purpose of forcing a confession,” said a government statement.

via Bahrain police face trial over torturing medics | The Raw Story.

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