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Yvette Cooper welcomes Abu Qatada’s pledge to leave UK

Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper welcomes the news Abu Qatada could return to Jordan, saying: "We all agree he should stand fair trial there...

Guantánamo Bay: why can’t Shaker Aamer return home to London?

Shaker Aamer was sent to Guantánamo Bay in 2002, and cleared to leave in 2007. Now, weakened by hunger strike, he asks what his...

British Government strips a Muslim man’s nationality

27 October 2012   Mahdi Hashi, a Somalia-born British citizen has been deprived of his British nationality and may never return to Britain. He is thought...

UK ‘may have been complicit in rendition’

Successive British governments have always said they were never complicit in illegal rendition and torture but that may not be the case. The BBC has...