Marking the UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture Baroness Sarah Ludford MEP will help present a special screening in Brussels on June 24th of a prizewinning film on the abuses at Abu Ghraib.
'Standard Operating Procedure' directed by Oscar winner Errol Morris won the Silver Bear grand prize at the 2008 Berlinale film festival. The screening is by Sony Pictures with the support of the International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims.
Sarah Ludford the UK Liberal Democrats' European justice spokeswoman commented:
"I am honoured to be invited to introduce this impressive film which in examining the torture perpetrated on Iraqis at Abu Ghraib raises broad questions about power legality morality and responsibility including our own."