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United Kingdom: Joint NGO letter to Intelligence and Security ...
11 November 2014

In this open letter, non-governmental organizations reiterate their concerns about the role of the Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) in the ...

Open Letter       EUR 45/011/2014

UK government 'routinely' spies on lawyers | Amnesty ...
6 November 2014

Legal policies which allow UK intelligence agencies to access confidential privileged communications between lawyers and clients were disclosed in ...

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Amnesty International | UK: Notorious rendition-to-torture case ...
30 October 2014

Today's decision of the Court of Appeal in London permitting a lawsuit regarding illegal transfer, torture and other ill-treatment to proceed puts the onus ...

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UK: Notorious rendition-to-torture case allowed to go to trial ...
30 October 2014

The onus is on the UK government to answer allegations for its role in the Abdul Hakim Belhaj rendition case.

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UK: Court of Appeal allows lawsuit to proceed in case of ...
30 October 2014

Amnesty International welcomed the decision today from the Court of Appeal in London in the case of Abdul-Hakim Belhaj and Fatima Boudchar v Straw ...

Public Statement       EUR 45/010/2014

United Kingdom: Collapsed prosecution of Moazzam Begg
7 October 2014

The prosecution of Moazzam Begg, a UK national formerly held at Guantánamo Bay, collapsed on 1 October 2014, days before his trial on terrorism- ...

Public Statement       EUR 45/009/2014

Amnesty International | UK government accused of 'scraping ...
21 July 2014

Ahead of a legal intervention by Amnesty International and others in the rendition case of the Libyan national Abdul-Hakim Belhaj, Amnesty International ...

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UK government accused of 'scraping legal barrel' in Belhaj ...
21 July 2014

Ahead of a legal intervention by Amnesty International and others in the rendition case of the Libyan national Abdul-Hakim Belhaj, Amnesty International ...

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UK hearing on mass government surveillance wraps up after ' ...
18 July 2014

Today's closure of a week-long hearing into allegations that the UK government has been illegally intercepting millions of communications, including ...

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Amnesty International | UK hearing on mass government ...
18 July 2014

Today's closure of a week-long hearing into allegations that the UK government has been illegally intercepting millions of communications, including ...

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