Tag Archives: Shaker Aamer

Reprieve: Ahmed Ould Abd al-Aziz was released from GITMO, Shaker Aamer wasn’t

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8140 For immediate release: Thurs Oct 29, 2015 Cleared Mauritanian detainee released from Guantanamo Bay Ahmed Ould Abd al-Aziz has been released from the US prison at Guantanamo Bay to his native Mauritania. Aziz, a … Continue reading

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Reprieve to @BarackObama re third round of “clearing” Shaker Aamer for release from Guantánamo

Reprieve: +1 917 855 8064 For immediate release: Fri April 24, 2015 Delays in Guantánamo releases: Reprieve comment In response to the news that twice-cleared Guantánamo prisoner Shaker Aamer must be reviewed yet again, delaying his release, Alka Pradham, Reprieve … Continue reading

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@David_Cameron discussed Shaker Aamer with @BarackObama (but not Kris Maharaj?), and then …

David Cameron had as many reasons to discuss Kris Maharaj’s Florida frame-up with Barack Obama as he did Shaker Aamer’s continued unlawful detention at GITMO, but apparently that conversation didn’t happen. Of course, the conversation about Kris – had it … Continue reading

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Despite videoed torture, @guardian publishes smiling Shaker Aamer, excuses @David_Cameron, @BarackObama

Barack Obama to ‘prioritise’ case of Guantánamo detainee Shaker Aamer | US news | The Guardian The prime minister knows that he has to lobby on behalf of Aamer in Washington with care because of the key role played by … 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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Reprieve: Cameron must secure Shaker Aamer’s release in meeting with Obama

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Tue Jan 6, 2015 Prime Minister must secure Guantanamo Brit’s release at Obama meeting In the wake of comments made by a senior Pentagon official regarding the transfer of cleared prisoners … Continue reading

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Reprieve: 45-year-old Tunisian Adel al Hakeemy released from Guantánamo

Reprieve: +44 (0) 7739 188 097 For immediate release: Wednesday Dec 31, 2014 Reprieve client Adel al Hakeemy released to Kazakhstan Adel al Hakeemy, a 45-year-old Tunisian, was yesterday released from Guantánamo Bay to Kazakhstan after 13 years in prison … Continue reading

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