February 14, 2008

The Torture of Tasneem Khalil

How the Bangladesh Military Abuses Its Power under the

State of Emergency

I. Summary
II. Torture in Bangladesh
III. Assaults on Media Freedom..
IV. A Midnight Arrest, 22 Hours of Torture: The Case of Tasneem Khalil
V. Tasneem's Experience in the Context of the State of Emergency
VI. Recommendations
General issues
Arrest and detention
Legal reforms
The international community
Acknowledgements