The General Security detention center in Adlieh, Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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Human rights activists are planning to protest the torture and maltreatment of 800 foreign workers detained in an underground parking lot in the General Security's detention center near the Adleih roundabout at 6 p.m. Thursday.According to the LCHR, the detention center's capacity was originally 250 although it currently houses 800 detainees.The Lebanese Center for Human Rights has been working on improving the facility for 6 years and has been asked by General Security recently to locate a new center that could house the detainees.
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