Tag Archives: targeted assassination

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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US’ Terror Tuesdays – is UK even using the same day of the week to update its Kill List?

UK Gov’t Has a Kill List of Its Own Published on Oct 22, 2015 Last week, The Intercept published the most in-depth look at the U.S. drone assassination program to date. “The Drone Papers” exposed the inner workings of how … Continue reading

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@David_Cameron: unchecked U.S. puppet/assassin, (increasingly) bloody fool

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Wednesday Sep 09, 2015 PM dodges MPs’ questions on drones policy   The Prime Minister today said he would not discuss with MPs the details of the Government’s targeted killing programme, … Continue reading

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Reprieve: German court set to consider Yemeni drone victim evidence TODAY

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For Immediate Release: Fri May 22, 2015 German court set to consider evidence from Yemeni drone victim for first time   Date:     27 May 2015; 1100 Central European Time (0900 GMT) Location: Administrative Court … Continue reading

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Reprieve: German court to hear evidence from Yemini #drone victim

Reprieve: +44 (0) 7792 351 660 For immediate release: Sun April 19, 2015 German court to hear evidence from Yemeni drone victim for first time A court in Germany is set to take evidence from a Yemeni victim of the … Continue reading

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Among CIA Torture Report redactions: Involvement of UK, other allies

Senate report on CIA torture claims spy agency lied about ‘ineffective’ program | US news | The Guardian The names of other countries – including Britain – who cooperated with the US programme by assisting the rendition of suspects were … 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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