UN's anti-torture watchdog cautions US

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Human Rights Council. UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré

The United States has been under the human rights spotlight as Human Rights Council investigators look into several contentious policy areas including prisoner detention at Guantanamo Bay and the question of torture committed outside US soil.

It’s first time US officials have come under Committee on Torture scrutiny since 2006.

Daniel Johnson reports from Geneva.

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