1. New calls for return of Guantanamo Brit, after 13 years of torture
  2. An appeal from Jon Snow - Reprieve patron
  3. Police investigate whether security services snooped on renditions investigation
  4. US drone strikes kill 28 unknown people for every intended target, new Reprieve report reveals
  5. US Defense Teams: European Nationals Facing the Death Penalty in the U.S.A.

New calls for return of Guantanamo Brit, after 13 years of torture

on 11 December 2014

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In the wake of a new report on US abuses post 9/11, calls have been renewed for the return of a British resident held without charge or trial at Guantanamo Bay for the past 13 years.

Shaker Aamer, a Londoner with a British wife and four British children, was captured and tortured by US forces in Afghanistan in 2001before ...

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An appeal from Jon Snow - Reprieve patron

on 03 December 2014

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Police investigate whether security services snooped on renditions investigation

on 30 November 2014

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British police have confirmed that they are looking into whether UK security services have eavesdropped on their investigation into MI6 complicity in rendition and torture.

London’s Metropolitan Police have been investigating the UK’s role in the kidnap and forcible transfer of two Gaddafi opponents and their families to Libyan prisons in 2004, which came to light after correspondence ...

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US drone strikes kill 28 unknown people for every intended target, new Reprieve report reveals

on 25 November 2014

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US drone strikes in Yemen and Pakistan have killed as many as 1,147 unknown people in failed attempts to kill 41 named individuals, a report by human rights charity Reprieve has found.
 
The report looks at deaths resulting from US drone strikes in Yemen and Pakistan between November 2002 and November 2014. It identifies 41 men who appeared to ...

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US Defense Teams: European Nationals Facing the Death Penalty in the U.S.A.

on 21 March 2013

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In 2012, Reprieve launched EC Project 2, funded by the European Commission. The Project identifies and assists European nationals facing the death penalty in the U.S. and around the world, and works with European governments and consular staff to assist their nationals.

In the U.S., we provide free and confidential support to capital defense teams. We also leverage ...

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