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Routine torture

Yuval Ginbar

Routine torture

interrogation methods of the General Security Service

by Yuval Ginbar

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Published by B"Tselem in Jerusalem .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Israel.
    • Subjects:
    • Israel. Sherut ha-biṭaḥon ha-kelali.,
    • Torture -- Israel.,
    • Police questioning -- Israel.,
    • Human rights -- Israel.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[researched and written by Yuval Ginbar].
      SeriesB"Tselem report,, no. 17, Report (Be-tselem (Organization : Jerusalem)) ;, no. 17.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8599.I76 G55 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination75 p. :
      Number of Pages75
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL461569M
      LC Control Number98180323
      OCLC/WorldCa40585674


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