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Kidnap, torture, murder: the plight of Pakistan’s thousands of disappeared
Despite promises in opposition to end enforced abduction by the security forces, under Imran Khan’s government numbers have increased

Hannah Ellis-Petersen and a reporter in Quetta

14, Dec, 2020 @6:15 AM

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Whitehall held secret review into 15 possible cases of torture or rendition
Court proceedings reveal files involving British intelligence during ‘war on terror’

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

09, Jun, 2020 @8:10 PM

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Rendition: refusal to hold UK public inquiry to face judicial review
High court judge grants permission for challenge by David Davis and others

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

02, Dec, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Two MPs challenge refusal of judge-led rendition inquiry
Labour’s Dan Jarvis and Tory David Davis go to high court over abandoned promise

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

14, Oct, 2019 @12:29 PM

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The Guardian view on rendition and torture: a shame that Britain cannot erase | Editorial
Editorial: Boris Johnson’s decision to discontinue a necessary inquiry is immoral, and against the national interest too


28, Jul, 2019 @5:38 PM

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Theresa May carpeted over refusal to launch new torture inquiry
David Davis says government has failed to keep its promise to investigate UK’s rendition role

Owen Bowcott and Kevin Rawlinson

18, Jul, 2019 @8:57 PM

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Mordaunt pledges to review internal MoD torture guidance
Minister addresses concerns intelligence guidance conflicts with anti-torture policy

Frances Perraudin

20, May, 2019 @4:37 PM

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UN committee against torture scrutinises UK's human rights record
Report submitted on rendition, immigration detention and prison overcrowding

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

06, May, 2019 @11:01 PM

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UK spent £11m of public money fighting Libya rendition case
Figures show vast sums spent resisting apology demands over rendition of Libyan dissidents

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

24, Apr, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Police investigating role of UK officers in torture of al-Qaida suspect
Met looking at how much MI5 and MI6 knew of mistreatment of Abu Zubaydah after 9/11

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

31, Mar, 2019 @5:30 PM

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State-directed abductions are on the rise – and the Saudis are dark masters | Simon Tisdall
Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of the Saudi regime, is the latest victim of a worrying global trend, says foreign affairs commentator Simon Tisdall

Simon Tisdall

10, Oct, 2018 @1:05 PM

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Labour queries US pressure over torture and rendition inquiry
Shami Chakrabarti and Emily Thornberry have written to the prime minister raising concerns over delay

Jamie Doward

07, Oct, 2018 @5:00 AM

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