Helping detainees

928,812
people benefited from the ICRC’s visits to places of detention.
1,596
places of detention received visits from the ICRC.
4,725
visits to detainees took place.
25,734
detainees received individual visits and follow-up from the ICRC.
26
prisoners of war received visits from the ICRC.
96
countries and territories saw ICRC action to improve the conditions of detainees.

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