The false pretext of war on terror will allow the western powers to support the Al-Assad, and that will be a well calculated strategic shift in the region...
Government urged by liberties-oversight board to end collection of phone records and purge data it has collected so far.
President signs ordinance; persons in security forces’ custody to be considered detainees; surrendering ‘combatant enemies’ to be kept at secret rehabilitation centres; special courts can cancel citizenship; only those facing charges to be tried in courts
Measures hailed three years ago as vital to public safety are deemed now to have no ‘practical utility’
Complaint dropped against John Leso, involved in brutal interrogation of suspected 9/11 hijacker Mohammed al-Qahtani
Every day that the Guantanamo prison camp stays open is an affront to the rule of law and human rights.
Scotland Yard charges women over offences alleged to have taken place in London between 13 and 16 January
When Mr. Bumble was told, in Dickens' Oliver Twist, that "the law supposes that your wife acts under your direction", the good man replied, "if the law supposes that [...] the law is an a@# - an idiot. If that's the eye of the law, the law is a bachelor."
For 12 years Mahmoud Abd al-Aziz al-Mujahid, an alleged former bodyguard of Osama bin Laden, has been held as a detainee at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
When the news broke years ago that U.S. forces were using torture on prisoners at Guantanamo Bay detention camp, many politicians and the public expressed appropriate horror.
Seven men who pose threat to national security to be freed from court restrictions but their identity remains a secret
"I hope the charter hearings succeed, to get you all out of the country and back home where you belong."
Nothing has changed in Guantanamo as detainees are still being subjected to humiliating invasive searches and painful force-feeding with the number of hunger strikers having doubled since December, attorney Clive Stafford Smith told RT.
For more than six months, Edward Snowden’s revelations about the National Security Agency (NSA) have been pouring out from the Washington Post, the New York Times, the Guardian, Germany’s Der Spiegel, and Brazil’s O Globo, among other places.
Thirty-one of the nation’s most respected retired generals and admirals today sent a letter to President Obama urging him to make good on his executive order to close the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay.
Turkish counterterrorism forces reportedly arrested Ibrahim Sen, a former Guantanamo detainee, during raids against suspected al Qaeda members in six different provinces on Jan. 14.
More Syria-related police raids but no evidence of threat to UK
The prevent strategy: a cradle to grave police-state
Julian Assange: 'it's not just the Muslims'
CAGE releases new report on government counter-terorrism excesses
CAGE letter published in Evening Standard newspaper
Citizenship: a right or a privilege?
One after the other: Niqab, segregation and now the cartoon controversy