TV News LIES

Wednesday, Nov 21st

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Human Rights US warning to court in alleged torture case

US warning to court in alleged torture case

E-mail Print PDF

The US state department yesterday warned that disclosure of secret information in the case of a British resident said to have been tortured before he was sent to Guantánamo Bay would cause "serious and lasting damage" to security relations between the countries.

Stephen Mathias, a legal adviser to the department, also claimed that the "national security of the UK" would be affected by disclosure of the details of the detention and interrogation of Binyam Mohamed, 30, who is accused of conspiring with al-Qaida.

Lawyers for the Ethiopian national have been arguing in the high court that they should have access to details of his interrogation from the time he was detained in 2002 until he was taken to Guantánamo Bay - where he is still held - in 2004. Mohamed claims that he was tortured by, among other methods, having his penis cut with a razor blade.

More... 


Most Recent Related Stories...


Federal Court Blocks Trump Administration's Asylum Ban

Court blocks Trump immigration ban A federal court in San Francisco has temporarily blocked the Trump administration's new asylum ban, saying...

GOP lawmakers protest LGBT protections in new NAFTA deal

GOP lawmakers protest LGBT protections in NAFTA pact A group of 38 GOP lawmakers is protesting the inclusion of protections for LGBT workers in the newly negotiated U.S. trade...

Tijuana protesters chant 'Out!' at migrants camped in city

Tiajuana prrotestersHundreds of Tijuana residents congregated around a monument in an affluent section of the city south...

Immigrants Following Trump’s Asylum Order Turned Back by Border Patrol

Immigrants stopped at correct border entryHuddled in blankets on a crisp morning last Tuesday, Gerson Valeriano and Yossira Gil were first...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!