Europe's top human rights court has condemned Poland for hosting secret CIA prisons on its territory, saying Warsaw knowingly abetted unlawful imprisonment and torture of Guantanamo-bound detainees. The European Court of Human Rights ruled in ... MSN New Zealand, 1 hour ago
European court rules against Poland over secret CIA jail - Globe and Mail, 4 hours ago
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WASHINGTON -- Two powerful Senate committee chairs told President Barack Obama earlier this year that the CIAs insistence on keeping secret how it treated prisoners under its enhanced interrogation program threatens the countrys ability to bring to ...Miami Herald, 2 months ago CIA secrecy over detention program threatens 911 prosecutions senators warned Obama Big News Network, 2 months ago
Reflections and recommendations on truth, remedy and accountability as declassification of Senate Committee summary report on CIA secret detentions awaited.
SUMMARIES ARE NOT ENOUGH. FULL TRANSPARENCY REQUIRED The full updated SSCI report of its review into the CIA secret detention program consists of three volumes, runs to more than 6,600 pages, and has over 37,000 footnotes. According to the ...Amnesty International USA, 4 weeks ago
Kicking and screaming: CIA declassification review of secret detention report awaited as global day against torture approaches
If words were all it took to end torture, we could be a lot more confident that the torturer is being put out of business. The USA is a case in point. Here is a country which ratified the UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or ...Amnesty International USA, 4 weeks ago Amnesty report details America as torture central World Bulletin, 2 months ago
The 31-year-old BND employee, who was arrested on Wednesday, is believed to have stolen over 200 secret documents. "All the evidence shows that he has spied for the Americans… It's not a friendly act," the source told the newspaper. The BND is ...Voice of Russia, 2 weeks ago
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CIA Torture Program Exposed: More Than a 100 Detainees Rendered by U.S. With Help from Allies Including Canada
With the National Security Agency (NSA) spying scandal continuing to make news, another secretive U.S. agency is now the subject of its own public humiliation. In early April, the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee (SIC) voted to partially ...Global Research, 1 month ago
US intelligence agencies have never been strangers to ugly controversies, from attempts to assassinate Cuba's Fidel Castro, to the use of interrogation practices that meet international definitions of torture, or the case for the 2003 invasion of ...Frontier Post, 1 week ago Spy flap frays CIA, White House ties PR Web via Yahoo!, 1 week ago
TORONTO - Canada's Omar Khadr has lost his bid to have his war-crimes convictions tossed after the U.S. government argued a previously secret memo that raised questions about the legal underpinnings of his prosecution was irrelevant to his case. ...Huffington Post Canada, 1 week ago
During the 2008 presidential campaign, Barack Obama hammered George W. Bush for . Obama promised that his would be . In particular, Obama criticized the Bush administration's use of a legal loophole known as the state secrets privilege. Citing this ...Mother Jones, 1 week ago June 26: Obama's vindictive war against Putin Voice of Russia, 4 weeks ago A US Citizen Tortured Abroad by the FBI? -- 5 Cases of Extreme US Govt. Inhumanity in the Obama Era AlterNet.org, 1 month ago
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