Amnesty asks Pakistan to end enforced disappearances

ISLAMABAD: The Amn­e­­sty International on Mon­day urged Pakistani authorities to stop forcibly disappearing suspected militants for years without trial, calling the practice abhorrent. In a report entitled “Living Ghosts”, the rights group describes the difficulties faced by the families of the disappeared in obtaining information about their detained relatives. It says that since the beginning of the US-led war on terror, hundreds of Pakistani rights … Continue reading Amnesty asks Pakistan to end enforced disappearances