The report comes as Afghan officials prepare to face a review of the country's record of implementing anti-torture laws.
Trump has expressed his admiration for brutal strongmen like el-Sissi, Putin and Duterte.
There are early signs of what the borders of a peace settlement might look like.
In a statement, the U.N. experts urged the Trump administration to protect people fleeing war and persecution.
The British prime minister told Republicans that she supports Trump's calls to reform NATO and the U.N.
The president also used the interview with ABC to criticize the media's unflattering coverage of his first days.
The now defunct program's Enhanced Interrogation Techniques, which included simulated drowning known as water boarding, were criticized around the world. Former President Barack Obama and other senior U.S. officials denounced water boarding as torture.
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Releasing the unpublished torture photos could remind Americans of the revolting damage torture policies caused.
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The case had gained worldwide attention for the grisly nature of the murders.
The Republican presidential nominee's comments about torture and minority groups make him "dangerous," Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein said.
Shiite militias in Iraq detained, tortured and abused far more Sunni civilians during the American-backed capture of the town of Falluja in June than U.S. officials have publicly acknowledged.
Amnesty International says over 300 people die in Syrian prisons every month.
Amnesty International documented 24 cases of abduction in Aleppo and Idlib governorates.
Women reported being arbitrarily arrested and sexually abused by police and the military.
One in five could imagine performing torture themselves.
Asked how severely one defendant was whipped, a deputy said, "Not too much for a Negro; not as much as I would have done if it were left to me."
The decision was a victory for two former prisoners who say they were tortured in secret prisons abroad.