Angolan reporter who exposed torture hauled into court

Rafael Marques de Morais exposed murder and torture by military generals in a 2011 book.  The generals are suing him. De Morais faces prison time if he loses the case.

In his 2011 book Blood Diamonds: Torture and Corruption in Angola De Morais exposed some 500 cases of torture and 100 murders that allegedly involved villagers in the Caungo and Xá-Muteba districts in Lunda Norte, northeast Angola.