Israeli rights group accuses Shin Bet of using torture despite High Court ban

06.01.2014                      05.Schwat.5774

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Israeli rights group accuses Shin Bet of using torture despite High Court ban

Shin Bet says information obtained in interrogations prevents terrorism and saves lives.

The High Court of Justice declared torture illegal in 1999, but according to an NGO, the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) never stopped using torture as an interrogation tool….