About Benjamin Ward

Benjamin Ward is deputy director in the Europe and Central Asia Division of Human Rights Watch. He can be found on Twitter @Benjamin_P_Ward.

Articles by Benjamin Ward

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Truth still eludes on UK involvement in rendition and torture

There have been repeated claims of UK complicity in the alleged torture of individuals detained abroad. The government’s latest move in the saga does not suggest a desire to get to the bottom of them.

Divided we fall: intolerance in Europe puts rights at risk

The truth is discomforting: hatred and intolerance are moving into the mainstream in Europe. 

Ratko Mladic’s arrest and international justice

The forthcoming trial in The Hague of the arrested Serb warlord is an occasion to assess the achievements of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, says Benjamin Ward.

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