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Reprieve: UK is already bombing Syria; debate is “somewhat obsolete”

Reprieve 44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Fri July 17, 2015 UK pilots conducted strikes in Syria British personnel have already conducted air strikes in Syria, despite the Government’s claim that there would be a vote in Parliament … Continue reading

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Apparently #DiegoGarcia was just what I thought

[To better understand Reprieve’s release, please see my prior post – #DiegoGarcia: UK’s bargaining chip?] Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Fri Jan 30, 2015 “Interrogations took place” on Diego Garcia, says Bush administration official A former … Continue reading

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Reprieve: per evidence – despite denials – CIA held prisoners in Lithuania

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8166 For immediate release: Friday Jan 16, 2015 New evidence shows CIA held prisoners in Lithuania New analysis and previously unpublished documents released by legal charity Reprieve show that the CIA held prisoners in Lithuania … Continue reading

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Reprieve freed 69 Guantánamo detainees so far – help them free others

This week marks 13 years since the US started detaining and abusing prisoners at Guantánamo Bay. Men like Shaker Aamer and Emad Hassan have endured 13 years of detention without trial, including daily beatings, solitary confinement and brutal force-feeding sessions. … Continue reading

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@David_Cameron wants @BarackObama to lie to him about Guantánamo #torture …

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Thurs Jan 15, 2015 Cameron urged to secure Guantanamo Brit’s release, amid new evidence of abuse Lawyers for a British resident held in Guantanamo Bay for the last 13 years have … Continue reading

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Reprieve to Metropolitan Police: Investigate G4S role in Guantánamo

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Mon Jan 12, 2015 Police asked to investigate G4S over Guantanamo role British security firm G4S could be criminally liable for its involvement in Guantanamo Bay, according to a new complaint … Continue reading

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Reprieve re 13th anniversary of Guantánamo detention center: Shut it down

[Personal note on Reprieve’s Press Release: Pushing to free one Guantánamo inmate helps each of the remaining 127 “detainees” … please sign the Amnesty International UK petition at this link – https://www.amnesty.org.uk/actions/bring-shaker-aamer-home-guantanamo?utm_source=Email&utm_medium=Mass&utm_campaign=Stop%20Torture%20campaign&utm_content=Shaker_button1%5D Reprieve: +44 (0) 7739 188 097 For immediate … Continue reading

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