International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, June 26, is a painful reminder every year of the increasing number of victims of cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment and punishment, but at the same time calls on solidarity and support for all those who have went through the process of torture and denial of human

Several years ago, I was a victim of hate crime and was attacked by four unknown aggressors. I have not spoken or written about this publicly, but now I feel I should, having in consideration that the pre-election campaign of the regime has began, precisely in their style. With violence.