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International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
26 June


Open wounds: Healing torture victims from Syria

UN helps torture victims rebuild their lives

Years of civil wars in various West and Central African countries have displaced thousands of people. The wars have left many with life long psychological and physical wounds. But with the assistance of the UN Human Rights office, efforts are underway to help victims of torture recover, at the African Centre for the Prevention and Resolution of Conflicts, Vivre Caprec.

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