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One of the men tortured in Sri Lanka said he was held for 21 days in a small dank room where he was raped 12 times, burned with cigarettes, beaten with iron rods and hung upside-down.The U.N.'s High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, who has pushed for accountability in Sri Lanka, was aghast at the AP's accounts of the 52 tortured men.Witness #205, who reported that he was held for 21 days and tortured, said he was accused of belonging to the Tamil Tiger rebel group. He, like the majority of the other victims, said one of his captors identified himself as a member of Sri Lanka's Criminal Investigations Department.
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