Suspects ‘tortured’ at Cameroon military base, says Amnesty

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Amnesty International is calling for an independent investigation into the torture of prisoners in Cameroon.

The human rights group said Cameroonian forces have been torturing suspects in their campaign against Islamist group Boko Haram, with much of the torture happening at a base that has also been used by American and French troops.

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A report by Amnesty’s documents 101 cases of arbitrary arrest and torture by Cameroonian troops charged with fighting the insurgents between 2013 and 2017.

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