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Iraq - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (09.01.19)

Q : What is your reaction to the Human Rights Watch report accusing the Kurdish regional government in Iraq – a partner in the fight against Islamic State – of torturing children to get them to confess their ties to that group?
A : We have reviewed the facts reported by Human Rights Watch.
France demands respect, in all circumstances, for the absolute prohibition of torture and the right to a fair trial.
Children are still the primary victims of conflicts. In this regard, France wishes to (…)

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