Rights lawyer comments on torture claims

Arsalan Iftikhar talks to Al Jazeera about the revelation that US forces in Iraq ignored prisoner abuse.

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    Arsalan Iftikhar, an international human rights lawyer, talks to Al Jazeera about the revelation that US forces in Iraq turned a blind eye to prisoner abuse.

    He says the US is beyond the reach of any external repercussions because it's not a signatory to the Rome treaty which formed the International Criminal Court.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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