Torture is an unequivocal crime under international law that can never be justified.
The United Nations Human Rights Council
The United Nations Human Rights Council is an inter-governmental body within the United Nations system made up of 47 States responsible for the promotion and protection of all human rights around the globe. The council works closely with the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and engages the United Nations' special procedures."
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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization is a specialised agency of the United Nations aimed at promoting world peace and security through international cooperation in education, the sciences, and culture.