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NGO’s boycott UK’s investigation of involvement in torture, rendition

       Reprieve +44 (0) 7791 755415 For immediate release: Sun Nov 9, 2014 Intelligence Committee lacks powers to get to the truth on UK renditions, say boycotting NGOs Nine leading human rights NGOs have today warned that Parliament’s Intelligence and … Continue reading

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Reprieve: G4S Guantanamo contract ‘breaches UK policy’

Reprieve (+44) 7792 351 660 For immediate release: Sun Aug 31, 2014 G4S Guantanamo contract ‘breaches UK policy’  The government is being asked to take action against British firm G4S, after it emerged the company has won a £71m contract … Continue reading

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.@BarackObama: Name 10 CIA rendition victims, as requested. #transparency

Reprieve (+44) 207 553 8160  For immediate release: Fri Aug 29, 2014 Ten CIA rendition victims urge Obama to name them in Senate torture report Ten victims of CIA rendition and torture have signed an open letter to President Obama … Continue reading

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My dog ate my homework: UK’s rendition doc water damage claim apparently false

    Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8166    For immediate release: Thu July 17, 2014 Questions for UK Government over claims “heavy weather” destroyed renditions evidence Claims made by the Government that possible evidence of UK involvement in renditions held … Continue reading

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My dog ate my homework: Reprieve decries claimed “water damage” to UK rendition documents.

.     Reprieve +44 (0) 7791 755 415    For immediate release: Sun July 13, 2014 Diego Garcia emails show UK Government is keeping renditions evidence from Parliament UK Foreign Office documents concerning the use of British territory by … Continue reading

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GITMO: Ahmed Belbacha released after 12 years, but not home free … #torture

Reprieve US + 1 (917) 855 8064 For Immediate Release: Thurs March 13, 2014 Reprieve today welcomes the news that its client Ahmed Belbacha has returned to Algeria after more than a decade of detention without charge in Guantánamo Bay. … Continue reading

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Close GITMO.

I Am Writing This After My Morning Forced-Feeding Session in Guantanamo | Alternet I am one of the remaining hunger strikers. I have been on hunger strike for almost nine months. Here is why. via I Am Writing This After … Continue reading

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Kansas disbars lawyer involved in Guantanamo case | McClatchy Tribune News Service | The Bellingham Herald

… concerned about the legal and physical treatment of prisoners, Diaz printed out a list in early 2005 of all the detainees and anonymously mailed them to a civil rights lawyer in New York. That lawyer turned them over to … Continue reading

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Counterpunch » Breaking Private Manning »

Bradley Manning is being punished – and tortured – for a crime that amounts to believing one’s highest duty is to the American people and not the American government. via Counterpunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names » Breaking Private … Continue reading

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McCain chooses to be instigator over statesman

“On Oct. 23, 1983, there was a suicide attack at the Marine headquarters in Beirut. The explosion killed 241. Of the dead, 220 were Marines, 18 were Navy personnel and three were with the Army.It was the deadliest single-day death … Continue reading

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