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Cia Rendition

First Court Judgement On CIA 'Renditions Program' Passed In Europe

AP | VANESSA GERA | Posted 07.24.2014 | World

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Europe's top human rights court ruled Thursday that Poland violated the rights of two terror suspects by allowing the CIA to s...

CIA Secret Prisons: A Decade Later, Justice in Africa?

John Sifton | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
John Sifton

Both the Bush and Obama administrations have opposed all efforts, inside and outside the United States, to hold CIA personnel accountable for violations of human rights law and domestic law.

Outsourcing the Dirty War in Afghanistan

Erica Gaston | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Erica Gaston

Bob Woodward's new book Obama's Wars reveals that the CIA maintains a 3000-strong Afghan paramilitary force that conducts cross-border operations into Pakistan. It's news in the U.S., but Afghanis have known this for long time.

Court Sides With CIA On 'Extraordinary Rendition,' Grants President Broad 'State Secrets' Privilege

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SAN FRANCISCO — A sharply divided federal appeals court on Wednesday threw out a lawsuit challenging a controversial post-Sept. 11 CIA program t...

Is Bagram Obama's New Secret Prison?

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Worthington

The Obama administration is following Bush's lead by unilaterally rewriting the Geneva Conventions, presumably to allow it to continue exploiting prisoners of war for their supposed intelligence value.

CIA's Former #3 Speaks: How I Set Up Secret Jails Around The World

New York Times | DAVID JOHNSTON and MARK MAZZETTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- In March 2003, two C.I.A. officials surprised Kyle D. Foggo, then the chief of the agency's main European supply base, with an unusual r...

CIA Rendition Trial In Italy: Judge Asked To Throw Out Case

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Lawyers representing CIA agents accused in Italy of kidnapping a terrorism suspect asked a judge to toss out the trial on Tuesday, after a higher cour...

CIA Confirms Rendition Flights Passed Through Britain

AP | PAMELA HESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CIA Director Michael Hayden acknowledged Thursday that two rendition flights carrying terror suspects refueled on British territory, despite repeated ...