Human rights abuses in Northern Ireland

A Guardian report: An RUC interrogator speaks: Northern Ireland’s forced confessions revealed

Hundreds of men and women found guilty of terrorism during the Troubles in Northern Ireland are planning to appeal. Most of them were convicted on the basis of confessions they say were beaten out of them by police. A Guardian investigation has uncovered evidence from former police interrogators that the brutality was routine and sanctioned at a very high level.

Video here.

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