Juan Mendez, Campaigner Against Torture
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Video Length
00:05:28
Asset Language
English
Summary

Under Argentina's military dictatorship in the 1970s torture was widespread – and many thousands were "disappeared". A courageous lawyer was among those who suffered – but today he's campaigning to end torture worldwide.

Description
Under Argentina's military dictatorship in the 1970s torture was widespread – and many thousands were "disappeared". A courageous lawyer was among those who suffered – but today he's campaigning to end torture worldwide. 21st Century: Episode #110