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Torture

Death PenaltyTorture
March 30, 2017

Trump resumes arms sales to Bahrain despite repression – Reprieve comment

March 30, 2017: Maya Foa, a director at human rights organization Reprieve, comments on reports…
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Secret PrisonsTorture
March 22, 2017

UK High Court rules Blair-era rendition case can be heard in secret

The UK High Court has today ruled that a Blair-era renditions case should be heard…
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Death PenaltySecret PrisonsTorture
March 17, 2017

UK Foreign Secretary fails to secure death-row Brit’s return from Ethiopia

March 17, 2017: The UK Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, has said that on his first…
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Death PenaltySecret PrisonsTorture
March 16, 2017

UK Foreign Secretary must seek Brit’s return during Ethiopia visit – Reprieve

March 16, 2017: The UK Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, is to travel to Ethiopia this…
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Secret PrisonsTorture
March 7, 2017

UK-US renditions case pushed into secret court

March 7, 2017: A landmark hearing on Britain’s Blair-era involvement in rendition has been moved…
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Secret PrisonsTorture
February 21, 2017

UK Govt spends £¾ million on torture cover-up attempt

February 21, 2017: The British Government has spent £744,000 in its attempts to ensure a…
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Death PenaltySecret PrisonsTorture
February 20, 2017

UK trains Ethiopian security forces, as MPs call for action on death-row dad

February 20, 2017: The UK Government is training senior members of Ethiopia’s security sector, despite…
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Secret PrisonsTorture
February 19, 2017

High Court to review CPS decision in Libyan renditions case

February 19, 2017: The UK High Court will hear a challenge to the Crown Prosecution…
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Torture
January 26, 2017

Trump must not turn back clock on torture

January 25th, 2017: President Trump is set to reverse President Obama’s ban on secret CIA…
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