Hundreds of inmates in a detention centre – all dressed only in underpants and few wearing face masks – sitting in rows so close together their faces and backs touch. Photo: Reuters

‘Dehumanising’ photos of prisoners in El Salvador horrify human rights groups

  • Photos of tightly packed prisoners in El Salvador shock human rights defenders
  • President ordered crackdown on gang members blamed for spike in homicides
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hundreds of inmates in a detention centre – all dressed only in underpants and few wearing face masks – sitting in rows so close together their faces and backs touch. Photo: Reuters
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