A Foul Record on Torture

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Anger over police abuses and torture in Egypt has fueled the popular uprising, says a report released today by Human Rights Watch. The 95-page report, "‘Work on Him Until He Confesses': Impunity for Torture in Egypt,"
documents how President Mubarak's government has condoned
police abuse and rendered torture endemic.

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