Shaker Aamer
Guantánamo Detainee Rebuffed
July 21, 2014   Guantanamo, habeas corpus, Shaker Aamer   No Comment

By CHARLIE SAVAGE A Federal District Court judge on Tuesday rejected a request by a high-profile detainee at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, that the judge order [...]

Palestinian Prisoners
Omar Khadr
Omar Khadr
Omar Khadr Shouldn’t Have Been Charged With War Crimes, Secret U.S. Memo Suggests
July 2, 2014   Omar Khadr   No Comment

By Colin Perkel TORONTO – A previously secret memo on CIA involvement in drone killings is casting new doubt on whether the American government had [...]

Aafia Siddiqui
Aafia Siddiqui: the Pakistani female scientist ‘on Isil’s list of demands’
August 21, 2014   Aafia Siddiqui   No Comment

Reports Isil demanded the release of a female scientist jailed for attempted murder suggest the group is trying to build support for Isil in Pakistan [...]