Interview with Ruhal Ahmed by Laura Poitras in Three British Muslim prisoners, known in the media at the time as the " Tipton Three ", were repatriated to the United Kingdom in March , where officials immediately released them without charge. The three have alleged ongoing torture, sexual degradation , forced drugging and religious persecution being committed by U. Ghezali has claimed that he was the victim of repeated torture. Omar Deghayes alleges he was blinded by pepper spray during his detention.
Arab slave traders and their captives along the Ruvuma river in today's Tanzania and Mozambique , 19th-century engraving. David Livingstone wrote of the slave trades: To overdraw its evils is a simple impossibility We passed a slave woman shot or stabbed through the body and lying on the path. We passed a woman tied by the neck to a tree and dead