Tag Archives: dark site

.@BarackObama: Find everyone you’ve Disappeared

Why was US citizen Sharif Mobley abandoned in Yemen? | Cori Crider | Comment is free | The Guardian For a moment last year, it seemed as if a Yemeni judge might actually seek out the truth of all this. … Continue reading

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Sweet home, Chicago is resisting transparency. Our move.

‘Gestapo’ tactics at US police ‘black site’ ring alarm from Chicago to Washington | US news | The Guardian Politicians and civil-rights groups across the US expressed shock upon hearing descriptions of off-the-books interrogation at Homan Square, the Chicago warehouse … Continue reading

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Reprieve: Poland complicit in CIA rendition, torture

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Tue 17 February, 2015 European Court confirms Polish complicity in CIA rendition and torture   The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has today confirmed its judgement that Poland actively assisted … Continue reading

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Abu Zubaydah: Exhibit A in CIA Torture Report

The CIA tortured Abu Zubaydah, my client. Now charge him or let him go | Helen Duffy | Comment is free | The Guardian Abu Zubaydah might now be described as exhibit A in the week’s Senate report. He has … Continue reading

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Reprieve: comment on UN panel’s declaration that force-feeding is illegal

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Fri Nov 28, 2014 Guantanamo force-feeding is illegal, says UN body: Reprieve comment A United Nations panel has said that the force-feeding of hunger-striking detainees at Guantanamo Bay is a violation … Continue reading

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.@BarackObama: Pardon John Kiriakou; punish torturers, not whistleblowers

Congress: Pardon John Kiriakou | Defending Dissent Foundation Outgoing Congressman James Moran D-VA this week called on President Obama to pardon whistleblower John Kiriakou, calling him an “American hero.” … Kiriakou is the only CIA agent to be jailed over … Continue reading

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Reprieve: Judge Kessler refuses @BarackObama Administration’s request for secret GITMO force-feeding trial

Reprieve (001) 917 855 8064 For immediate release: Fri Oct 3, 2014 Judge rejects Government attempt to hold Guantánamo force-feeding trial in secret A federal judge has refused to hold the first-ever trial of prisoner abuse at Guantánamo Bay behind … Continue reading

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