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Article 11

Decree No. (145) of 2012

The General Directorate for Combating Illegal Immigration shall have the following duties:
7. Conduct the service affairs of anti-infiltration and smuggling centres and accommodate those who reside within the country in violation of legislation regulating residency, work, and entry and exit to the country and are referred to them by competent authorities

Articles 2 and 10

International Agreement No. (118) on equality in the treatment of nationals and non-nationals in social security

Article 2
Each of the member States may receive the obligations of this agreement in anything pertaining to one or more of the following social security branches, that have legislation in force in their regard that covers all of its citizens within its territory.
a. Medical care.
b. Health benefits.

Article 10
The provisions of this agreement shall apply to refugees and stateless persons without reciprocal treatment being a requirement.

Article 14

Law No. (11) of 1971

For civil defence purposes, the Minister of Interior and Local Government shall issue decrees to seize properties (whether they are built or not), hospitals, rescue and supply centres, movables, and materials needed to prepare bunkers and shelter immigrants and refugees.

Article 10

Law No. (19) of 2010

[…] When arresting illegal immigrants, the body mentioned in the foregoing paragraph shall treat them in a humanitarian manner that preserves their dignity and rights and that does not violate their money or moveable property.

Article 16

Law No. (20) of 1991

Personal life is sacred. It may not be infringed upon save in the event of contravention of public order and morals, damage to others, or complaint from one of the parties involved.

Article 3

Law No. (10) of 2013

Without prejudice to any penalty imposed by another law, whoever deprives a human being from any of his rights due to the class, group, region or entity to which such human being belongs or due to his sex or colour, shall be sentenced to prison.

Article 2

Law No. (10) of 2013

Imprisonment for a minimum period of five years shall be incurred by anyone who inflicts or orders another person to inflict physical or mental pain on a detainee under his control in order to extract a confession for any act that such detainee has or has not committed, or because of discrimination, regardless of its type, or revenge, regardless of its motive.
The same penalty shall be inflicted on whoever covers up an act of torture despite his ability to stop it.
The imprisonment sentence shall be not less than eight years if the torture results in substantial harm, and not less than ten years if the torture leads to serious harm. In the event of the torture victim’s death, the penalty shall be life imprisonment.

Article 17

Law No. (20) of 1991

A suspect shall be deemed innocent until proven guilty by a judicial ruling. However, legal action may be taken against him insofar as he is still accused. The accused person shall not be subjected to any form of physical or moral torture or to any cruel or humiliating treatment that violates human dignity.

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