‘You can even buy a gas chamber’: European Union seeks ban on trade in torture items

//‘You can even buy a gas chamber’: European Union seeks ban on trade in torture items

‘You can even buy a gas chamber’: European Union seeks ban on trade in torture items

Trade in instruments used in torture and executions should be illegal and could one day be banned under an initiative spearheaded by the European Union, Argentina and Mongolia, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Friday.“You can buy all kinds of things on the internet. You can buy spiked batons, you can even buy a gas chamber,” Malmstrom said. “You can buy electro-belts, special batons, equipment or products that are only used to harm people. Their only one purpose is to torture…

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