Thesaurus / torture

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Many of them live in secrecy for fear of torture and execution.
She is serving her sentence in the detention center on Akrestina Street, which has lately become synonymous with torture and other ill-treatment, including sexual violence, against detainees.
BELARUS PROTESTS HIT HOMEVIACHASLAU BORTNIKOCTOBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Earlier this year, the group Physicians for Human Rights concluded that the family separations at the border constituted torture.
Their government responded with mass arrests and torture, while shutting off the internet and other communication modes.
SUNDAY MAGAZINE: A WORLD IN NEEDDANIEL MALLOYAUGUST 16, 2020OZY
Torture and the cruellest forms of punishment were employed.
"Torture 'em first and then attend to the country," snapped The Rat.
THE LOST PRINCEFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
I dont consider the Torture of the Innocents a pretty game, I told her.
Torture was still employed in capital cases to force confession even in Holland and France.
Torture wouldn't make her tell what she knows, and she doesn't have to either!
THE HOUSE OF THE MISTY STARFANNIE CALDWELL MACAULAY
Torture stares him in the face; and his physical sensitiveness has the upper hand again.

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