Rendition

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
In what has been described as a watershed moment, a European court ruled Thursday that Poland enabled rendition and torture carried out by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. The ruling by the European Court of Human Rights marks the first court judgement on the CIA's so-called "black sites," secret offshore prisons where detainees are tortured...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As Abdel Hakim Belhaj appeals the ruling that barred him from suing MI6 for its...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
(Photo: Commander, U.S. 7th Fleet/Flickr/Creative Commons)
The UK Foreign Office (FCO) on Wednesday claimed that documents on the...

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