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Starved of Justice in Iraq: American Prisoner on Hunger Strike

In the ten years since the war in Iraq began, in March 2003, the ramifications have been enormous for many people, particularly ordinary Iraqis and their families, for whom the … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 7 Comments

Guantánamo Bay: Second Chance for Obama?

Last week, the illegal prison camp at Guantánamo Bay turned eleven. The fact that it is still open and operational is perhaps of one of the biggest failings of Barack … Continue reading

January 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bagram is not Guantánamo

Regardless of the outcome of the US presidential elections on 6 November, human rights were always going to be a loser in this campaign. Four years ago, the closure of … Continue reading

November 7, 2012 · 5 Comments