The Center for Cooperative Research
U:     P:    
Not registered yet? Register here
 
Search
 
Advanced Search


Main Menu
Home 
History Engine Sub-Menu
Timelines 
Entities 
Forum 
Miscellaneous Sub-Menu
Donate 
Links 
End of Main Menu

Submit a timeline entry
Donate: If you think this site is important, please help us out financially. We need your help!
Email updates
 


  Cooperative Research Fundraising Drive  
 
We need to raise $30,000 this quarter. Details
Day 27 : $5091.78
0 25% 50% 75% 100%
 

 

Profile: Abd al-Rahman

 
  

Positions that Abd al-Rahman has held:

  • Minor official at the agriculture ministry in Baghdad


 

Quotes

 
  

No quotes or excerpts for this entity.


 

Relations

 
  

No related entities for this entity.


 

Abd al-Rahman actively participated in the following events:

 
  

June 2003-August 2003      Torture in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere

       Abd al-Rahman, a minor official at the agriculture ministry in Baghdad, is taken into custody by Coalition Forces and held for three months during which time he is “beaten frequently, given shocks with an electric cattle-prod and [has] one of his toenails prised off.” Rations are often laced with pork, which is forbidden to Muslims, and the area around his tent is infested with scorpions. [The Sunday Times, 1/18/2004; Human Rights Watch, 5/7/2004]
People and organizations involved: Abd al-Rahman
          

Except where otherwise noted, the textual content of each timeline is licensed under the Creative Commons License below:

Creative Commons License Home |  About this Site |  Development |  Donate |  Contact Us
Terms of Use