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Allegations of prisoner abuse in Ulster

Title
Allegations of prisoner abuse in Ulster
Genre
Interview
TX Date
14 Jun 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:04:57
Description
Douwe Korff of Amnesty International discusses the allegations that suspects in Ulster were mistreated by the RUC. It has been suggested that the reports could be a propaganda stunt by the IRA, but Amnesty International has found them to be true. The reasons are given.
Contributors
Douwe Korff
Keywords
Political prisoners; Human rights; Amnesty International; Northern Ireland; Prisons; Policing practice; RUC

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