[JURIST] The US has sent at least 11 detainees to a facility in Afghanistan that has been shown to torture prisoners, two human rights groups reported [text, PDF] Saturday. The Open Society Institute of New York and the Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission [advocacy websites] alleged [AP report] that these detainees were sent to a National Directorate of Security (NDS) facility in Kandahar, which was condemned in a report [PDF; JURIST report] by the UN in October for "systematically tortur[ing]"...

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