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More on secret tapes of Guantánamo force-feedings …

US forced to acknowledge secret tapes of Guantánamo force-feedings | World news | theguardian.com There are currently 154 detainees at Guantánamo, down from nearly 800 at its early peak. But there is no stable public tally of how many have … Continue reading

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Judge orders release Guantanamo of force-feeding videotapes to lawyers | Reprieve

Reprieve +1 (917) 855 8064 For immediate release: Weds May 21, 2014 Please note corrected last line in paragraph 3, regarding injunction. Previous version included the erroneous clause ‘Until such assessment can be made,’. Whether the existing injunction remains in … Continue reading

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Judge orders end of GITMO force-feeding and preservation of video evidence | Reprieve

Reprieve +1 (917) 855 8064 For immediate release: Fri May 16, 2014 Judge orders US government to halt force-feeding of Guantánamo prisoner and preserve video evidence of abuse District Court Judge Gladys Kessler has for the first time ordered the … Continue reading

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UN issues urgent action over disappearance of US citizen in Yemen | Reprieve

[Please note that this is not the first time Sharif Mobley “disappeared” … “Mr Mobley’s disappearance came on the eve of a court hearing at which Mr Mobley’s Yemeni lawyer was due to present extensive evidence on the US authorities’ … Continue reading

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UK rendition victim released after ten years in secret US custody | Reprieve

Reprieve +44 (0) 207 553 8160 For immediate release: Thurs May 15, 2014 UK rendition victim released after ten years in secret US custody The US has released Yunus Rahmatullah, a Pakistani citizen held at Bagram Airbase for ten years … Continue reading

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