In Togo, detainees deprived of visits since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic

In Lomé, during the anti-Covid-19 curfew, in April 2020. – / AFP It has been eighteen months since David Adjé saw his three younger brothers, detained in the civil prison of Lomé, Togo having banned visits to penitentiary centers at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. “I am overwhelmed and in shock, because I do … Read more

Sale of plaques to tattoo detainees in Auschwitz blocked by Israeli justice

In the catalog of the Tzolman auction house in Jerusalem, this tattoo lot is described as “a shocking and extremely rare museum object of unprecedented historical significance.” RONEN ZVULUN / REUTERS Israeli justice blocked, Wednesday, November 3, the auction of metal needle plates used by the Nazis to tattoo prisoners in the concentration camp of … Read more